Spymaster was the term used to describe high ranking members of the Bothan Spynet, typically those experienced individuals who ran their own operations. Koth Melan was considered to be a spymaster. In more of a general sense, the term spymaster was applied to spies and other intelligence operatives who controlled networks of their own operatives, often on a galactic scale. Keeper, Szajin, and the Shroud were all considered spymasters.