The threat is much broader than the threat from any Foreign
Intelligence Service. The threats to our national security has
changed in recent years. In some locations, the Foreign
Intelligence Service threat may be lower than the threat of
exploitation by terrorist or criminal organizations. In today's
current environment, all these threats may be aimed equally at
gaining both technology and information.
The Army Certified TEMPEST Technical Authority (CTTA) will
address all the potential threats specific to a facility or
system when making TEMPEST countermeasure recommendations.