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Alabama Supreme Court blocks order to preserve digital voting records

Following an eleventh-hour order instructing voting officials in Alabama to keep the digital ballots generated in Tuesday’s controversial Senate election, the state’s Supreme Court has issued a stay… 369 more words

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Voting machine makers explain what they do (and dont do) to make sure no one hacks the vote

As the House and Senate continue to examine the wave of disinformation around the 2016 general elections, fears around the security of voting organisations examine something even more germane to the U.S. 988 more words

Voting machine makers explain what they do (and don't do) to make sure no one hacks the vote

As the House and Senate continue to examine the wave of disinformation around the 2016 presidential election, concerns around the security of voting systems examine something even more germane to the U.S. 945 more words

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The following news detail how US states’ election supervisors are taking seriously the fact that Russia attempted to hack into the voting systems of at least 21 states and they are taking steps to mitigate against future hacking endeavors by foreign governments. 1,560 more words

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Security Seals on Voting Machines: A Case Study by Andrew W. Appel

Paper: Andrew W. Appel, Security Seals on Voting Machines: A Case Study, ACM Transactions on Information and System Security 14, 2, Article 18, September 2011. Most of the following information is  744 more words

Senator calls on voting machine makers to detail how they'll prevent hacks

One of the Senate’s main¬†cybersecurity proponents wants assurances that voting systems in the U.S. are ready for their next major threat and he’s going straight to the hardware makers to get it. 597 more words

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For Paper Trails in Voting

A tech company executive writes that auditing mechanisms like paper-based ballots go beyond directly securing elections, and ultimately build trust.

Published: September 27, 2017 at 05:30AM… 69 more words

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