What does counterintelligence mean?

counterintelligence in AZ Dictionary

(n) The part of an intelligence solution faced with keeping painful and sensitive information from an enemy, deceiving that opponent, avoiding subversion and sabotage, and obtaining governmental and army information.
(n) counterespionage
(n) intelligence activities focused on determining and counteracting the threat to security posed by aggressive cleverness businesses or by people engaged in espionage or sabotage or subversion or terrorism

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    • counterintelligence unit, counterintelligence units, counterintelligence ranks, counterintelligence official, counterintelligence executive
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    • security intelligence, counterespionage, censoring, censorship, counter-subversion
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    • intelligence activity, intelligence operation, intelligence
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    • counterterrorism, law-enforcement, counterdrug, medico-legal, counterespionage
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