Privacy Policy

This Web site is provided as a public service by the Defense Language and National Security Education Office. Information presented on the website is considered public information and may be distributed or copied. Use of appropriate byline/photo/image credits is requested. Any information concerning visitors' use of this site is collected only for analytical and statistical purposes. This computer system uses software programs to create summary statistics which are used for such purposes as assessing what information is of most and least interest, determining technical design specifications, and identifying system performance or problem areas.

This computer system, including all related equipment, networks and network devices (specifically including Internet access), are provided for authorized U.S. Government use. DoD computer systems may be monitored for all lawful purposes, including to ensuring that their use is authorized, for management of the system, to facilitating protection against unauthorized access, and to verifying security procedures, survivability, and operational security. Monitoring includes active attacks by authorized DoD entities to test or verify the security of this system. During monitoring, information may be examined, recorded, copied, and used for authorized purposes. All information, including personal information, placed on or sent over this system may be monitored. Use of this computer system, authorized or unauthorized, constitutes consent to monitoring of this system. Unauthorized use may subject you to criminal prosecution. Evidence of unauthorized use collected during monitoring may be used for administrative, criminal, or other adverse action. Use of this system constitutes consent to monitoring for these purposes.

For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, this computer system employs software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage. Unauthorized attempts to deny service, upload information, change information, or to attempt to access a non-public site from this service are strictly prohibited and may be punishable under Title 18 of the U.S.C., Section 1030, The National Information Infrastructure Protection Act, or other applicable criminal laws.


All data and information provided on this site is for informational purposes only and should not be considered the policy of the Department of Defense (DoD) unless otherwise specified. Personal information such as names, emails, duty location, or any other that may be collected, shall be protected and not released to any third party. The appearance of hyperlinks throughout this web site does not constitute endorsement.