An Illustration: Understanding the Impact of Section 702 on the Typical American

The U.S. Intelligence Community relies on Section 702 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act in the constant hunt for information about foreign adversaries determined to harm the nation or our allies.  The National Security Agency (NSA), for example, uses this law to target terrorists and thwart their plans.  In a time of increasing cyber threats, Section 702 also aids the Intelligence Community’s cybersecurity efforts.