The U.S. Army Intelligence and Security Command (INSCOM) is the Army's operational intelligence force. It conducts intelligence, security and information operations for military commanders and national decision makers.
INSCOM also conducts Research Development Test & Evaluation (RDT&E) of offensive cyberspace technologies in direct support of the full range of missions called for in the National Defense Strategy, Comprehensive National Cybersecurity Initiative, National Security Strategy, National Defense Guidance, NSPD-38, NSPD-54 and HSPD-23.
INSCOM a global command with major subordinate commands that tailor their support to the specific needs of different theaters of operation (e.g. Europe, South America, South West Asia). INSCOM's strategic organization of 16,800 soldiers, civilians, and contractors at more than 180 locations around the globe ensures that leaders at all levels have access to the intelligence information they need, when and where they need it.