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Intelligence Sources and How to Evaluate them.

intelligence sourcesThis morning I received an interesting article that explains the difference between white, grey and black intelligence sources.  White sources and black sources are fairly easy to understand, but grey sources are much more complicated.  They appear in the media everyday in one form or another.

Governments, politicians, intelligence agencies and various other lobbying groups leak grey information on a regular basis.  They do this to make a lie the truth.

What is “gray intel” or “vague sourcing?”

Many professional level intelligence sources are accessible to non-government users such as multi-national corporations, private security firms, banks, or even you and me, as “non-government end users.”  (For example Stratfor).  …

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