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Computer Scientist Gives Virginia Voting Machines F- Security Grade

By Darren Smith, Weekend Contributor

A six year effort by Computer Scientist Jerry Epstein of SRI International has finally achieved fruition in his quest to decertify AVS WinVote Machines for election use due to what can described as extremely broken security measures and weaknesses in its design. 3,569 more words

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Electronic Voting - the American Way?

Until Tuesday, the state of Virginia was using what one expert dubbed the “worst voting machine in the US” – one with security so appalling that all it would take to compromise it would be a laptop with a wireless card and some free software.

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City Officials Hoping For New Voting Machines By 2017 Primary

By Mike Dunn

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia officials are focused on getting new voting machines to replace the original crop of electronic machines, now more than a decade old. 257 more words

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Report Cites Security Issues With Some Va. Voting Machines

RICHMOND, Va. — An investigation into voting irregularities during the November general election has raised serious security concerns about equipment used in about one-fifth of Virginia’s precincts, a new report says. 271 more words

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Monica Pignotti: 2015 Not Turning Out Well For Her!

Since 2009, Monica Pignotti has been talking about her book. This book supposedly has examples of her debunking expertise.

Well it is now 2015, the book has yet to appear. 116 more words

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Buenos Aires struggling due to e-voting contract award

Buenos Aires has put to the test the adage “Anything that can go wrong, will go wrong”, also known as “Murphy’s Law”. Instead of following a safe and transparent process, the capital of Argentina is undergoing an e-voting selection and adoption process that has brought trouble upon it –possibly a lot of trouble. 507 more words

Colombia assesses the risks entailed by 2015 manual elections

2015 is a year with an important electoral calendar for Colombia. Local elections will be held in October (mayors and governors), and during the first half of the year political parties will hold their own internal polls. 341 more words