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Rep. Speier: Congress needs a hack demo to understand election vulnerabilities

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 weeks ago

“I think that if we can fashion some kind of an interactive experience for members to watch… then we’ve got their attention,” Rep. Jackie Speier told CyberScoop.

DEF CON founder says there’s a ‘civil war’ at voting vendors over security

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 weeks ago

DEF CON founder Jeff Moss told CyberScoop competing impulses over approaches to security at voting equipment makers could force some engineers to leave.

DEF CON report finds decade-old flaw in widely used ballot-counting machine

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 weeks ago

A voting tabulator used to count ballots in more than half the states has a decade-old flaw that leaves it vulnerable to hacking, according to a new report.

ES&S security lead: We trust our process over DEF CON village findings

by Greg Otto • 2 months ago

Christopher Wlaschin spoke with CyberScoop for a lengthy Q&A on the fallout from the DEF CON voting village and its security work ahead of the midterm elections.

DEF CON’s Voting Village tests hacker-government collaboration

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

Election equipment was digitally poked and prodded over the weekend as experts called for change based on what happened at DEF CON.

Securiosity: Dispatches from hacker summer camp

by Greg Otto • 2 months ago

The heat is getting to us. But we brought you a week's worth of news anyway.

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