Tags Election Assistance Commission

Feds, states unveil pilot program meant to secure voter databases and other election systems

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

The aim is to close a gap in security testing for the broad set of election infrastructure outside of voting machines.

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

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 months ago

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

Why you can’t trust your vote to the internet

by Brett Winterford • 4 months ago

Building trustworthy online voting systems requires governance, transparency and long-term investment in fundamental research.

Experts: Internet voting isn’t ready for COVID-19 crisis

by Brett Winterford • 4 months ago

Yet, the internet will play a crucial role in registration and ballot distribution for this year's election.

Election commission hires cyber-savvy adviser to support 2020 efforts

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 months ago

Maurice Turner is set to join the federal commission at the end of the month as a senior adviser to the EAC's executive director.

Election commission hires cybersecurity expert to help states with 2020 infrastructure

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 months ago

Joshua Franklin has been working as an election security advocate for years, drawing attention to the issue at hacking conferences.

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