News tagged with election officials

This election was not hacked โ€“ but it was attacked

The presidential campaign of 2016 thankfully โ€“ and we can only hope officially โ€“ ended this evening. As of when this article was posted, there are no reports of widespread cyberattacks or other digital interference against ...

dateNov 09, 2016 in Security
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'Russian hackers' attack two US voter databases

Russian-based hackers may have been responsible for two recent attempts to breach US voter registration databases in two states, raising fears Moscow is trying to undermine November's presidential election, US media said ...

dateAug 30, 2016 in Security
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Aging voting machines threaten election integrity

Imagine you went to your basement and dusted off the laptop or mobile phone that you used in 2002. What would happen if you tried to turn it on? We don't have to guess. Around the country this election year, people are going ...

dateApr 04, 2016 in Other
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