Tags 2020 presidential election

Trump's Pentagon pick 'confident' in 2020 election security

by Shannon Vavra • 1 day ago

Mark Esper told the Senate Armed Services Committee that the 2020 contests will be "unfettered" by foreign actors, but the military and intelligence agencies will "always will have a lot of work to do" to secure elections.

FEC approves anti-spearphishing service for campaigns at low cost

by Shannon Vavra • 5 days ago

Security vendor Area 1 previously argued it's not trying to curry favor with candidates, and that it receives business value in collecting intelligence from attacks aimed at campaigns.

Election commission hires 2 tech experts for testing and certification program

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

Jessica Bowers and Paul Aumayr will work as senior election technology specialists.

Election commission names new lead for testing and certifying voting systems

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

Jerome Lovato’s appointment comes as the commission prepares to help secure the 2020 election.

Microsoft pushes open-source software kit to election agencies, voting-tech vendors

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

The code will be posted to GitHub, and can be layered onto existing voting software for added integrity.

FBI director: Protecting 2018 election was a 'dress rehearsal' for 2020

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 months ago

The 2018 vote passed without incident. The "big show" is the 2020 contest, Christopher Wray says.

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