Tags 2020 election

Securing voter registration databases takes on added importance in pandemic, DHS official says

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 weeks ago

The greater amount of absentee voting and mail-in ballots “shifts the risk towards voter registration data security,” senior DHS official Matt Masterson said Wednesday.

Google: Biden and Trump campaigns targeted by separate spearphishing campaigns

by Shannon Vavra • 1 month ago

Google Threat Analysis Group has seen Chinese and Iranian nation-state linked hackers targeting Joe Biden and President Donald Trump’s campaigns.

DHS memo: 'Significant' security risks presented by online voting

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

The advisory is perhaps the federal government’s sternest official warning yet against online voting.

It’s hard for campaigns to be transparent without aiding attackers

by Joshua Bartolomie • 3 months ago

Op-ed: Transparency is essential to democratic elections. But security is also important to the integrity of the process.

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