A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

NSA

Wed, 8 May '24
Code-breaking grp.
Thu, 2 May '24
Hush-hush org.
Sat, 20 Apr '24
Operator of the Utah Data Center, for short
Sun, 18 Feb '24
Org. whose initials are aptly hidden in "foreign satellite interception"
Fri, 26 Jan '24
Org. that advises on ransomware risk mitigation
Wed, 24 Jan '24
Its HQ is sometimes called "Crypto City"
Sat, 6 Jan '24
Org. that maintains a museum in Annapolis Junction, Md.
Thu, 30 Nov '23
Org. in the Oscar-winning documentary "Citizenfour"
Tue, 28 Nov '23
Surveillance org.
Thu, 9 Nov '23
Surveillance org.
Tue, 17 Oct '23
Intelligence org.
Sat, 30 Sep '23
Org. associated with interceptions
Mon, 25 Sep '23
U.S. org. with cryptologists
Sun, 6 Aug '23
Govt. employer of cryptologists
Sun, 30 Jul '23
U.S. intelligence org.
Sun, 23 Jul '23
Member org. of the Five Eyes alliance
Tue, 18 Jul '23
U.S. intelligence org.
Thu, 13 Jul '23
Org. protecting U.S. information systems
Wed, 3 May '23
D.C. group engaged in [REDACTED]
Sun, 2 Apr '23
Grp. with cryptanalysts
Mon, 27 Mar '23
U.S. intelligence grp.
Sun, 19 Feb '23
Intelligence org.
Wed, 14 Dec '22
Surveillance org.
Tue, 6 Dec '22
Org. with a cryptologic museum
Wed, 9 Nov '22
Cyb-org.?
Mon, 7 Nov '22
Intelligence org.
Thu, 8 Sep '22
Org. whose annual budget isn't public
Fri, 26 Aug '22
Big employer of U.S. mathematicians, in brief
Mon, 15 Aug '22
Top-secret government org.
Thu, 3 Mar '22
Org. whose logo has an eagle grasping a key
Sun, 27 Feb '22
Phone-tracking org.
Tue, 15 Feb '22
Covert org.
Sat, 12 Feb '22
Org. tracking metadata
Thu, 3 Feb '22
Org. Edward Snowden once worked for
Fri, 14 Jan '22
Org. whose initials are found in "unsafe," ironically
Tue, 14 Dec '21
Secretive org.
Sun, 5 Dec '21
Org. that hires cryptanalysts
Tue, 30 Nov '21
Home to many cybersafety experts, in brief
Sun, 31 Oct '21
Code-cracking grp.
Sun, 10 Oct '21
Org. with an annual Codebreaker Challenge
Wed, 18 Aug '21
Edward Snowden's former employer, in brief
Sun, 8 Aug '21
"The Puzzle Palace" org.
Mon, 17 May '21
Govt. org. with a classified budget
Sat, 8 May '21
Org. with an annual Codebreaker Challenge
Thu, 22 Apr '21
Classified org.
Fri, 26 Mar '21
Org. with 1-Across
Mon, 22 Feb '21
U.S. intelligence org.
Sun, 14 Feb '21
Surveillance org.
Sun, 24 Jan '21
Govt. org. with a forerunner known as the Black Chamber