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Ed Jewett
11-25-2009, 12:23 PM
From http://911.wikileaks.org/ :

9/11 tragedy pager intercepts.


From 3AM on Wednesday November 25, 2009, until 3AM the following day (US east coast time), WikiLeaks is releasing over half a million US national text pager intercepts. The intercepts cover a 24 hour period surrounding the September 11, 2001 attacks in New York and Washington.

The messages are being broadcast to the global community "live", sychronized to the time of day they were sent. The first message is from 3AM September 11, 2001, five hours before the first attack, and the last, 24 hours later.
Text pagers are usualy carried by persons operating in an official capacity. Messages in the archive range from Pentagon and New York Police Department exchanges, to computers reporting faults to their operators as the World Trade Center collapsed.
The archive is a completely objective record of the defining moment of our time. We hope that its revelation will lead to a more nuanced understanding of the event and its tragic consequences.

An index of messages released so far is available here (http://911.wikileaks.org/files/index.html).

Twitter users should refer to #911txts. We will give status updates at twitter.com/wikileaks (http://twitter.com/wikileaks).
Observations should be posted here (http://www.reddit.com/r/reddit.com/comments/a7xpt/conspiracy_theories_commence_wikileaks_to_release/).



Last 12 intercept collections:
Time index 2001_09_11-07_10 to 2001_09_11-07_14. (http://911.wikileaks.org/files/messages_2001_09_11-07_10_2001_09_11-07_14.txt)
Time index 2001_09_11-07_05 to 2001_09_11-07_09. (http://911.wikileaks.org/files/messages_2001_09_11-07_05_2001_09_11-07_09.txt)
Time index 2001_09_11-07_00 to 2001_09_11-07_04. (http://911.wikileaks.org/files/messages_2001_09_11-07_00_2001_09_11-07_04.txt)
Time index 2001_09_11-06_55 to 2001_09_11-06_59. (http://911.wikileaks.org/files/messages_2001_09_11-06_55_2001_09_11-06_59.txt)
Time index 2001_09_11-06_50 to 2001_09_11-06_54. (http://911.wikileaks.org/files/messages_2001_09_11-06_50_2001_09_11-06_54.txt)
Time index 2001_09_11-06_45 to 2001_09_11-06_49. (http://911.wikileaks.org/files/messages_2001_09_11-06_45_2001_09_11-06_49.txt)
Time index 2001_09_11-06_40 to 2001_09_11-06_44. (http://911.wikileaks.org/files/messages_2001_09_11-06_40_2001_09_11-06_44.txt)
Time index 2001_09_11-06_35 to 2001_09_11-06_39. (http://911.wikileaks.org/files/messages_2001_09_11-06_35_2001_09_11-06_39.txt)
Time index 2001_09_11-06_30 to 2001_09_11-06_34. (http://911.wikileaks.org/files/messages_2001_09_11-06_30_2001_09_11-06_34.txt)
Time index 2001_09_11-06_25 to 2001_09_11-06_29. (http://911.wikileaks.org/files/messages_2001_09_11-06_25_2001_09_11-06_29.txt)
Time index 2001_09_11-06_20 to 2001_09_11-06_24. (http://911.wikileaks.org/files/messages_2001_09_11-06_20_2001_09_11-06_24.txt)
Time index 2001_09_11-06_15 to 2001_09_11-06_19. (http://911.wikileaks.org/files/messages_2001_09_11-06_15_2001_09_11-06_19.txt)

Helen Reyes
11-25-2009, 03:43 PM
2001-09-11 08:45:40 Skytel [003268316] D ALPHA cccremed@spawar.navy.mil|Notification|MICHAEL STANLEY is assigned for CCC000000006729. CCC 1-877-477-2927. MCAS BEAUFORT SC, GENE BALSAMO,843-228-6335, Priority 3.

2001-09-11 08:47:55 Skytel [003268316] D ALPHA cccremed@spawar.navy.mil|Notification|MICHAEL STANLEY is assigned for CCC000000006730. CCC 1-877-477-2927. MCAS BEAUFORT SC, GENE BALSAMO,843-228-6335, Priority 5.

2001-09-11 08:49:40 Skytel [003268316] D ALPHA cccremed@spawar.navy.mil|Notification|MICHAEL STANLEY is assigned for CCC000000006731. CCC 1-877-477-2927. MCAS BEAUFORT SC, GENE BALSAMO,843-228-6335, Priority 5.

2001-09-11 08:50:25 Arch [0901509] B ALPHA A plane crashed thru the twin towers. Real bad..BR

2001-09-11 08:50:35 Skytel [002353965] D ALPHA An Aloha call is starting . This is for a fire at 2WT. Please call into TeleMeeting conference center at -877-913-7943 . If Morgan Stanley has not initiated the call you will hear music until they initiate the call.

2001-09-11 08:50:50 Skytel [003252015] D ALPHA BOMB DETINATED IN WORLD TRADE CTR. PLS GET BACK TO MIKE BRADY W/A QUICK ASSESSMENT OF YOUR AREAS AND CONTACT US IF ANYTHING IS NEEDED AT 212-647-2345.

2001-09-11 08:51:24 Metrocall [0814690] A ALPHA Frm: Santini, Olivia (NBC, MSNBC) Sub: Txt: plane crash at World Trade Center in NYC-no word on details- efforting more info now

2001-09-11 08:51:31 Skytel [007030790] B ALPHA Andrew.Terzakis@pentagon.af.mil|Please call Pentagon Weather|UNCLASSIFIED Please call Pentagon Weather.......reference 1030 Meeting.....703-695-0406 ANDREW J. TERZAKIS, Lt Col, USAF D

2001-09-11 08:51:33 Skytel [007030790] B ALPHA ivision Chief, Weather Operations Air Force Opera

2001-09-11 08:51:37 Arch [1274589] D ALPHA 94-THE WORLD TRADE CENTER HAS JUST BLOWN UP, WE SEEN THE EXPLOSION OUTSIDE OUR WINDOWS. TERESA...

2001-09-11 08:51:42 Arch [1164367] D ALPHA 71-THERE WAS SOME KIND OF EXPLOSION AT WORLD TRADE CTR. MAY HAVE SOME TROUBLE GETTING TO METRO TECH. - DAVID. 212-272-1115.

2001-09-11 08:51:50 Metrocall [0498378] C ALPHA Sub: Fire!!! Frm: Rick Choate Txt: World Tra

2001-09-11 08:51:52 Metrocall [0498378] C ALPHA de Center is on FIRE!!!! No Joke. rickc

2001-09-11 08:52:27 Arch [0623469] D ALPHA 63-GO TO TWIN TOWERS PLANE CRASH IMMEDIATELY WITH KEVIN. WALTER.

2001-09-11 08:53:52 Arch [1399109] B ALPHA "NYPD Ops Div" <|1 PCT WORLD TRADE CEN

2001-09-11 08:53:54 Arch [1399109] B ALPHA TER|--- 1 PCT - WORLD TRADE CENTER - POSSIBLE EXPLOSION WORLD TRADE CENTER BUILDING. LEVEL 3 MOBILIZATION TO CHURCH AND VESSY.

2001-09-11 08:53:54 Arch [0969351] B ALPHA CALL REMCS REF PLANE

2001-09-11 08:53:55 Arch [0969351] B ALPHA CRASH AT WORLD TRADE CENTER. THIS IS NOT A DRIL REMCS 9

2001-09-11 08:54:10 Arch [1441979] C ALPHA World Trade Center- report of

2001-09-11 08:54:12 Arch [1441979] C ALPHA explosion and/or fire. Will update as further info is recv'd. MTAPD Comm Ctr (1/1)

2001-09-11 08:55:55 Skytel [004680518] B ALPHA parhamd@soc.mil|RESERVATION CHANGED|DPT Fort Walton at 2:45p and ARR Fay 8:00p for u & Mac.

2001-09-11 08:56:05 Metrocall [1784284] D ALPHA NIST.100 BUREAU DR.GAITH 20878.SRS P1 W0 .DELIVER TO CLARK TRAILER ONLY!

2001-09-11 08:56:12 Arch [0775758] D ALPHA 08-ALAN REISS IS AT THE POLICE DESK. THE TOP OF THE WORLD TRADE BLDG HAS BEEN DESTROYED. (MESSAGE NOT VERIFIED. CALL DISCONNECTED).

2001-09-11 08:56:22 Metrocall [0498378] C ALPHA Sub: Call Frm: Rick Choate Txt: Call me at 7908. rickc

2001-09-11 08:57:52 Metrocall [002461088] A ALPHA turn on news ch 5 // PSCC // UFO

Ed Jewett
12-02-2009, 07:55 PM
http://www.cbsnews.com/blogs/2009/12/01/taking_liberties/entry5854554.sh... (http://www.cbsnews.com/blogs/2009/12/01/taking_liberties/entry5854554.shtml)

(http://www.cbsnews.com/blogs/2009/12/01/taking_liberties/entry5854554.shtml)
The senior Republican on the House Homeland Security committee has begun an investigation into how the WikiLeaks.org Web site obtained thousands of pager messages from September 11, 2001.
Rep. Peter King, who represents a congressional district east of New York City on Long Island, has directed his staff to look into last week's release of about 573,000 lines of messages sent to pagers on that day. The logs included Secret Service, FEMA, FBI, and private sector messages.
"The staff is in a preliminary investigation period," Kevin Fogarty, an aide to King, told CBSNews.com on Tuesday. He said that his office was currently focused on the White House party crashing, and would return to the WikiLeaks disclosure after a hearing on the White House breach scheduled for Thursday.
WikiLeaks did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
Some of the disclosed pager messages appear to show a less-than organized response from federal agencies. The Secret Service was deluged with alerts both true and false. One internal FEMA message at 12:37 p.m. ET, four hours after the attacks, says: "We have no mission statements yet."
It's not clear how far a congressional investigation into WikiLeaks, even if it becomes formalized, can go. Although the organization's domain name is registered through a San Mateo, Calif.-based company, the Web site is hosted in Sweden at an Internet provider known for once providing a home to The Pirate Bay.
In addition, the principals of WikiLeaks remain anonymous, and were not unmasked during the admittedly-brief lawsuit filed last year by a Swiss bank upset that some of its internal documents had been leaked. If congressional investigators can secure international cooperation, they could try to unearth which people are linked with WikiLeaks postal addresses at the University of Melbourne and Nairobi, Kenya. (One person affiliated with WikiLeaks who has gone public is programmer-activist Julian Assange, listed as a member of the group's advisory board who acts as an occasional spokesman.)
To be sure, there's some embarrassment for the U.S. government after the logs apparently revealed that the Secret Service's presidential protective detail used unencrypted pagers for sensitive communications about the location of Air Force One and threats against President Bush -- even though news reports four years earlier had revealed that a hacker intercepted the unencrypted pager messages of President Clinton's entourage.
But there's also a federal law, 18 USC 2511(c), that criminally punishes anyone who "intentionally discloses, or endeavors to disclose, to any other person the contents of any wire, oral, or electronic communication, knowing or having reason to know that the information was obtained through the interception of a wire, oral, or electronic communication in violation of this subsection." (Emphasis added.) Violators are punished with fines and up to five years in prison.
Marc Rotenberg of the Electronic Privacy Information Center in Washington, D.C. points out that a 2001 Supreme Court case called Bartnicki v. Vopper dealt with illegally intercepted broadcasts and found that their disclosure by a third party was permissible. The majority opinion said that the third party "played no part in the illegal interception. Rather, they found out about the interception only after it occurred... their access to the information on the tapes was obtained lawfully, even though the information itself was intercepted unlawfully by someone else."
"Wikileaks would have a good First Amendment defense," Rotenberg says.
To point out the obvious: A congressional investigation is one thing; there are no reports of a criminal investigation of WikiLeaks. Its armor of anonymity has survived other legal assaults in the past. Then again, it has never irked certain federal law enforcement agencies and members of Congress so thoroughly either.

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http://cityroom.blogs.nytimes.com/2009/12/01/digital-tools-to-sift-throu... (http://cityroom.blogs.nytimes.com/2009/12/01/digital-tools-to-sift-through-wikileaks-911-messages/)
Programmers are introducing tools to analyze the hundreds of thousands of pager messages, supposedly dating from Sept. 11, released last week by WikiLeaks, an organization that releases sensitive documents and materials.
More than half a million messages were released by WikiLeaks, which has not disclosed who turned over the messages. Jeff Clark, a data visualization research who is not involved in WikiLeaks, interpreted the data in the aggregate, creating a video that shows the most commonly used terms that day, like “complex has evacuated” or “possible terrorist act.” The words grow brightest when they hit their peak and are sized by how frequently there were used.
“I recognize the pager data was very much like Twitter data, because it’s basically a time stamp with a bit of text,” said Mr. Clark, who had done work with Twitter.
He also created small time lines showing when certain key phrases hit their peaks, and then ordered the phrases by the peak time to create a moving narrative of the day.
Over the weekend, another programmer, Colin Keigher, created a searchable database of the messages, which makes them much easier to parse than the original 40-megabyte file. “I made it in a format that was easier for everyone else,” he said.
There is no way to verify the authenticity of the messages, and the programmers say their data comes entirely from WikiLeaks.
Daniel Schmitt, a spokesman for WikiLeaks, said that the organization would not reveal the source of the intercepted messages, but that the messages represented the traffic on the top four pager services at the time. The pages were identified by message number, but it was not clear from most of the messages who was the sender and who was the recipient. The messages come from a program that was monitoring such messages before Sept. 11 attacks even took place, and Mr. Schmitt said the organization believed it had been given the information to raise awareness around issues of privacy and data retention.
The search tools allow people to find the individual messages, which are chilling — especially ones from the front lines of the emergency personnel and airline employees who were watching everything unfold in real time. Of the voluminous mass of messages, a few stood out. (The messages cited below are quoted verbatim, including errors in spelling, grammar and punctuation.)
After the first plane, American Airlines Flight 11, crashed at 8:46 a.m. into the World Trade Center’s north tower, the initial impression at 8:50 a.m. was that the explosion may have been a bomb:
1)BOMB DETINATED IN WORLD TRADE CTR. PLS GET BACK TO MIKE BRADY W/A QUICK ASSESSMENT OF YOUR AREAS AND CONTACT US IF ANYTHING IS NEEDED
The first, spartan message sent out by New York police officials was no more alarming than numerous emergencies that the police had dealt with before:
“NYPDOps Div” < |1 PCT WORLD TRADE CENTER|--- 1 PCT -- WORLD TRADE CENTER -- POSSIBLE EXPLOSION WORLD TRADE BUILDING
But it soon became clear that it was a plane crash, and news organizations from NBC to CNN began reporting the story — initially described by many as an accident involving a small plane. But a message sent at 8:58 a.m. — four minutes before the second plane, United Airlines Flight 175, hit the World Trade Center’s south tower — apparently revealed that someone understood that American Airlines 11 had been hijacked.
Initialreports indictate that AAL11, B767, after initial hijacking on flight from BOS-LAX, has crashed into the side of the World Trade Center in ATCSCC/bl
Another message at 9:02 a.m. showed that the news was traveling.
BREAKINGNEWS: PER OPB, IT APPEARS AA 757 HIJACKED AND RUN INTO THE WORLD TRADE CENTER. THIS IS NOT A JOKE AND JUST BREAKING RICK-Rick
Minutes later, at 9:04, one of the first reports of the second plane crash was sent, though many were watching on television at the time.
anotherexplosion wtc!!!.
At that point, terrorism started being raised as a possibility.
But one of the most chilling messages was one apparently sent at 9:12 a.m. as internal United Airlines communication:
AAL757 has crashed into the world trade center… were missing UAL 175.(767) and a 2nd aircraft has crasshed into the other twr of the World Trade Center. Barber
By 9:16 a.m., both airplanes had been identified:
EWRarpt clsd by PONYA: 2nd a/c has impacted WTC; ZNY ATC 0 due events; unable to confirm but believe aircraft were AAL11 BOS-LAX; and UAL175 NY ATCSCC/bl
Within a minute of the 9:37 a.m. plane crash into the Pentagon, pager messages trickled out, many from Defense Department employees or visitors: “Explosionat Pentagon too,” “anexplosion at the Pentagon Bldg. This bizzare!” “PENTAGONMAY HAVE HAD TROUBLE,” “Blast@ Pentagon|Just a few ago.”
At 10:01 a.m., reports of the south tower collapse appeared: “Southerntower collapse,” “Oneof the towers has now collapsed,” “heENTIRE Tower has collapsed. All 110 floors GONE!!!”
And by 10:02 a.m., the possibility of a fourth hijacked plane was raised: United Airlines 93, which crashed 80 miles southwest of Pittsburgh just seconds before the message below was sent.
ANOTHERPLANE INBOUND FROM PITTSBURGH HIJACKED NO OTHER DETAILS JOC
Within hours of the initial attacks, some messages raised the possibility that Osama bin Laden might be behind the attacks: “Ben Laden most likely responsible,” “Justchecking in. They don’t know who is responsible yet (they think Laden),” “Osama bin Laden top of suspect list for Robyn” and “OsamaBin Louden gave a report to an Arabic newspaper that the US was going to suffer attacks.”
The messages were also full of early misinformation. One message repeated a false report that the military had brought down United Airlines 93 in Somerset County, Pa., while others echoed reports of a fire on the Washington Mall.

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Helen Reyes
12-03-2009, 11:46 AM
I believe it doesn't even fit the definition of eavesdropping in that law. The way to intercept pagers, I understand, is to use a computer program in conjunction with a pager. The pager usually has good manners and only intercepts messages intended for that particular user, but actually receives all mssgs on the system. Modems in a LAN work the same way. Pagers should be broadcasting on the air, radio stuff, so it's ambient radiation, not even protected by running over a cable or wire.

What these programs can do is capture all the traffic, and then you can sort in data from other pager systems. I believe these wikileaks posts are from five or so pager systems.