Hackers have traditionally been tracked. This time they have been solicited to test voting systems ahead of 2020 elections.
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State and local election officials want more money, better and earlier planning from political leaders as they prepare for November elections
Hart InterCivic is a longtime election solution provider. It is helping jurisdictions manage efficient, safe elections amid rising public health concerns.
The U.S. elections information clearing house last week issued guidance to mitigate public health risk during voting due to the Coronavirus.
State tech agencies told U.S. Senate Tuesday more assistance and expertise in protecting election infrastructure is needed.
New guidelines show how the agency will coordinate with state officials in the event of a cyberattack but analysts have questioned their robustness.
FBI will now notify state election officials about cyber breaches to election systems in their jurisdictions, even those that only affect a single county.
While voting machines themselves are not designed to be online, the larger voting systems in many states end up there, putting the voting process at risk.
CEOs of three largest U.S. voting equipment companies Thursday supported more disclosure, a major step for an industry scrutinised over election security.
Headed into 2020, with a presidential election on the horizon, cyber concerns are certain to be in the spotlight in Washington.