Technical Surveillance Countermeasures (TSCM)
|Publication Date:||3 April 2014|
PURPOSE. In accordance with the authority in DoD Directive (DoDD) 5143.01 (Reference (a)), this instruction:
a. Reissues DoD Instruction (DoDI) 5240.05 (Reference (b)) to establish policy and assign responsibilities for TSCM.
b. Implements procedures for DoD TSCM in accordance with DoDD O-5240.02 (Reference (c)).
c. Refines organizational relationships in accordance with DoDI 5240.10 (Reference (d)).
d. Defines the role of TSCM as one of the counterintelligence (CI) functional services in accordance with DoDI 5240.16 (Reference (e)).
APPLICABILITY. This instruction applies to OSD, the Military Departments, the Office of the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and the Joint Staff, the Combatant Commands (CCMDs), the Office of the Inspector General of the Department of Defense, the Defense Agencies, the DoD Field Activities, and all other organizational entities within the DoD (referred to collectively in this instruction as the "DoD Components").