Tags election security

'Ghostwriter' disinformation campaign rages on as Biden prepares for NATO trip

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 week ago

“These types of tactics are readily deployable elsewhere," said FireEye's Lee Foster.

Hackers target German lawmakers in an election year

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 month ago

It was not immediately clear who was responsible, but the German parliament is a perennial cyber-espionage target.

Foreign operatives were active in 2020 but did not alter vote, US officials say

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

The report points to growing interest by an array of foreign actors in influencing U.S. voters.

Federal election agency adopts updated voting security standards. Not everyone is happy.

by Tim Starks, Sean Lyngaas • 3 months ago

Even as most considered the Voluntary Voting System Guidelines (VVSG) 2.0 an upgrade, there were complaints about its provisions on wireless connectivity.

Congress is starting to move on more cyber bills, even if few become law

by Tim Starks • 3 months ago

Maybe lawmakers are getting more comfortable with the topic, or maybe they're just chasing headlines.

White House must act now to boost trust in elections, experts say

by Joe Warminsky • 3 months ago

A recent poll found that 7 of 10 Republican voters believe Joe Biden was not legitimately elected.