Securing Elections

Discussion in 'other security issues & news' started by Minimalist, Apr 21, 2018.

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    Check-in computers stolen in Atlanta hold statewide voter data
    September 18, 2019
    https://www.ajc.com/news/state--reg...-statewide-voter-data/0W40RoNQQ3maPRUt3KPYnL/
     
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    Key Senate Panel Approves $250 Million for Election Security
    September 20, 2019
    https://www.securityweek.com/key-senate-panel-approves-250-million-election-security
     
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    Here are 3 areas where states need more money for election security
    https://www.fifthdomain.com/civilia...states-need-more-money-for-election-security/
     
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    Colorado the First State to Remove Bar Codes from Ballots
    September 20, 2019
    https://www.govtech.com/civic/Colorado-the-First-State-to-Remove-Bar-Codes-from-Ballots.html
     
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    Digital threats multiply ahead of 2020 US elections
    https://techxplore.com/news/2019-09-digital-threats-elections.html
     
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    Digvijaya asks EC to invite hackers to prove EVMs aren't tamper proof
    September 23, 2019
    https://www.aninews.in/news/nationa...-prove-evms-arent-tamper-proof20190923085656/
     
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    Voting equipment vendors seek info on vulnerability disclosure program
    September 23, 2019
    https://www.scmagazine.com/home/sec...eek-info-on-vulnerability-disclosure-program/
     
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    Facebook says it won't fact-check politicians' posts
    September 24, 2019
    https://www.cnet.com/news/facebook-says-it-wont-fact-check-politicians-posts/
    Facebook: Facebook, Elections and Political Speech
     
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    Facebook unfurls new measures in Singapore to curb elections interference
    September 26, 2019
    https://www.zdnet.com/article/faceb...-in-singapore-to-curb-elections-interference/
     
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    Researchers Assembled over 100 Voting Machines. Hackers Broke into Every Single One
    September 27, 2019
    https://www.motherjones.com/politics/2019/09/defcon-2019-hacking-village/
     
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    Minnesota Guard's coders, hackers might help shore up election defenses
    September 29, 2019
    http://www.startribune.com/election...-minnesota-national-guard-for-help/561729312/
     
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    FBI called in to investigate 2018 Mountain State mobile voting system hacking
    'West Virginia, mobile ballots, country votes, nearly pwned'
    October 2, 2019
    https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/02/west_virginia_election_hacking/
    DoJ: United States Attorney Mike Stuart Issues Statement on Election Security
     
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    Microsoft: U.S. presidential campaign, government officials targeted by recent hacking effort
    October 4, 2019
    https://www.cyberscoop.com/iran-microsoft-2020-elections/
    Microsoft: Recent cyberattacks require us all to be vigilant
     
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    Exclusive: Trump campaign targeted by Iran-linked hackers - sources
    October 4, 2019
    https://uk.reuters.com/article/uk-c...linked-hackers-sources-idUKKBN1WJ2AD?rpc=401&
    CNBC:
     
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    Presidential campaign websites fail at privacy, new study shows
    October 8, 2019
    https://www.csoonline.com/article/3...websites-fail-at-privacy-new-study-shows.html
    Internet Society: Online Trust Audit – 2020 U.S. Presidential Campaigns
     
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    Dems’ SHIELD Act would protect elections, close loopholes on foreign spending
    October 11, 2019
    https://www.scmagazine.com/home/sec...lections-close-loopholes-on-foreign-spending/
     
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    "How Amazon.com moved into the business of U.S. elections

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc’s cloud computing arm is making an aggressive push into one of the most sensitive technology sectors: U.S. elections...

    More than 40 states now use one or more of Amazon’s election offerings,..

    So do America’s two main political parties, the Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden and the U.S. federal body charged with administering and enforcing federal campaign finance laws...

    While it does not handle voting on election day, AWS - along with a broad network of partners - now runs state and county election websites, stores voter registration rolls and ballot data, facilitates overseas voting by military personnel and helps provide live election-night results,.."

    https://www.reuters.com/article/us-...o-the-business-of-u-s-elections-idUSKBN1WU173
     
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    Election Security Experts Testify From Illinois, a Top Target of Russia's 2016 Meddling
    October 15, 2019
    https://gizmodo.com/election-security-experts-testify-from-illinois-a-top-1839069098
     
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    Domain Typosquatters Target the 2020 Presidential Election
    October 16, 2019
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...atters-target-the-2020-presidential-election/
    Digital Shadows: Typosquatting and the 2020 U.S. Presidential election: Cyberspace as the new political battleground
     
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    Microsoft to Reward Hackers for Finding Bugs in Open Source Election Software
    October 18, 2019
    https://thehackernews.com/2019/10/election-software-hacking.html
    Microsoft: Introducing the ElectionGuard Bounty program
     
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    NCP wants Net ban in 3-kilometre radius of booths
    October 21, 2019
    https://www.asianage.com/metros/mumbai/211019/ncp-wants-net-ban-in-3-kilometre-radius-of-booths.html
     
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    Election Hacks Can Legally Be Concealed
    October 21, 2019
    https://www.courthousenews.com/election-hacks-can-legally-be-concealed/
     
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