Securing Elections

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    The biggest concern for election security may be phishing
    https://www.fifthdomain.com/critica...oncern-for-election-security-may-be-phishing/
     
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    Server image mystery in Georgia election security case
    July 3, 2019
    https://apnews.com/0117a85d02ff4890b5a66f1c9f3c376e
     
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    Control-Alt-Delete? Swiss gov’t puts the brakes on e-voting
    Controversial online voting law put on the backburner – for now, at least
    July 3, 2019

    https://portswigger.net/daily-swig/control-alt-delete-swiss-govt-puts-the-brakes-on-e-voting
     
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    The EU's election interference alert system isn't working properly
    It was stymied by incomplete information and political disagreements
    July 7, 2019

    https://www.engadget.com/2019/07/07/eu-election-interference-alert-system-problems/
     
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    FEC: Campaigns Can Use Discounted Cybersecurity Services

     
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    Most 2020 Presidential Campaign Not Using Proper Email Security
    https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/ne...ial-campaign-not-using-proper-email-security/
     
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    Feds will investigate whether Russia hacked Durham election software in 2016
    https://www.mcclatchydc.com/news/policy/technology/cyber-security/article231199243.html
     
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    New election systems use vulnerable software
    https://phys.org/news/2019-07-election-vulnerable-software.html
     
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    Microsoft touts its software for preventing election hacks
    July 17, 2019
    https://www.cnet.com/news/microsoft-moves-to-prevent-election-hacks/
    Microsoft: New cyberthreats require new ways to protect democracy
     
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    Florida Prepares for Possible 2020 Election Security Breaches
    July 23, 2019
    https://www.securitymagazine.com/ar...-for-possible-2020-election-security-breaches
     
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    https://krebsonsecurity.com/2019/07/the-unsexy-threat-to-election-security/
     
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    Russian Hack of Elections System Was Far-Reaching, Report Finds
    July 25, 2019
    https://www.nytimes.com/2019/07/25/...ons-system-was-far-reaching-report-finds.html
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    Senate Intel Releases Election Security Findings in First Volume of Bipartisan Russia Report
    Wyden Renews Call for Mandatory Election Security Standards In Response to Intelligence Committee Report
     
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    Sure, they hacked it just for fun like good ol time, without malicious intents... Come on...
     
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    Senate Committee Concludes Election Systems In All 50 States Were Targeted
    https://www.ubergizmo.com/2019/07/s...ction-systems-in-all-50-states-were-targeted/
     
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    Civil Grand Jury Finds Election Channels Vulnerable To Cyber Attacks
    July 28, 2019
    https://www.sfgate.com/news/bayarea/article/Civil-Grand-Jury-Finds-Election-Channels-14191650.php
     
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    WhatsApp played a big role in the Nigerian election
    https://techxplore.com/news/2019-07-whatsapp-big-role-nigerian-election.html
     
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    NSW iVote source code released for researchers to poke around in
    July 30, 2019
    https://www.zdnet.com/article/nsw-ivote-source-code-released-for-researchers-to-poke-around-in/
     
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    Congress is running out of time to secure the 2020 elections
    https://www.theverge.com/2019/7/30/...y-mitch-mcconnell-cybersecurity-paper-ballots
     
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    Russia Is Going to Up Its Game for the 2020 Elections
    https://www.wired.com/story/russia-2020-election-security-mark-warner/
     
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    Voter records for 80% of Chile's population left exposed online
    Chile's Electoral Service confirms the data's authenticity, but denies it owns the leaky server
    August 1, 2019

    https://www.zdnet.com/article/voter-records-for-80-of-chiles-population-left-exposed-online/
    WizCase: BREACH: Data Leak Exposes Personal ID’s of Over 14 Million Chilean Citizens
     
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    DARPA wants help cracking the election security problem
    https://www.fifthdomain.com/c2-comm...gs-ssith-to-def-con-2019-to-secure-elections/
     
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