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Researchers Flag e-Voting Security Flaws
2021-05-12 20:43

A group of election security experts said after a deep dive into Australia's electronic voting systems that they have "Serious problems" with the accuracy, integrity and privacy with elections run by the Australian Capital Territory Electoral Commission. The team of four cybersecurity professionals concluded that the ACT e-voting system errors did not impact any election outcomes, but could potentially sway future vote counts if left uncorrected.

You can easily secure America's e-voting systems tomorrow. Use paper – Bruce Schneier
2019-08-09 01:24

As it emerges non-internet-connected election systems are actually connected to the internet Black Hat While various high-tech solutions to secure electronic voting systems are being touted this...

DARPA is working on an open source, secure e-voting system
2019-03-18 12:35

The US Government is working on an electronic voting system that it hopes will prevent people from tinkering with voting machines at the polls.

Switzerland Launches Bug Bounty Program for E-Voting Systems
2019-02-11 08:54

The Swiss government last week announced the launch of a public bug bounty program for its electronic voting systems, with rewards of up to $50,000. read more

Pencil manufacturers rejoice: Oz government doesn't like e-voting
2018-12-06 06:01

Paper's safer, says parliamentary committee An Australian parliamentary committee has nixed the idea of internet voting for federal elections Down Under, for now.…

E-voting and DDoS concerns: The devil’s in the details
2018-06-08 11:30

It’s a typical Wednesday. I’m sitting in the lounge at the Imperva office going through emails when I stumble onto a whitepaper titled Trust Implications of DDoS Protection in Online Elections....

US elections and the hacking of e-voting machines (Help Net Security)
2016-09-23 14:15

As the day when US citizens cast a vote for their preferred presidential nominee quickly approaches, the issue of whether the actual voting process can be tampered with is a topic that interests...