Technical Surveillance Countermeasures (TSCM)
TSCM Program Manager / HQ TSCM Operations Manager, 301-903-9992
The objective of the Technical Surveillance Countermeasures (TSCM) Program is to detect and/or deter a wide variety of technologies and techniques that can be used to obtain unauthorized access to classified and sensitive unclassified information. The HQ TSCM Program provides expert technical and analytical capabilities to detect, nullify, and isolate electronic eavesdropping devices, technical surveillance penetrations, technical surveillance hazards, physical security weaknesses, and technical education awareness information, within DOE Headquarters area of operations.
Types of services offered: Surveys, Inspections, Monitors, Advice & Assistance, Special TSCM Services, Educational/Awareness Briefings, Gift Inspections
What is a Technical Surveillance Countermeasures Incident:
The fact that an area is scheduled for or has received a TSCM service is classified. Precautions must be taken to preclude OPSEC indicators that could reveal a TSCM team is scheduled to be, or has already been, in the area.
What to do if you suspect that you have DISCOVERED A DEVICE