News: Cyber Risks Associated with Voting from Home

2020-06-08 - Less than a minute read

In a recent New York Times article titled, Amid Pandemic and Upheaval, New Cyber Risks to the Presidential Election, authors David E. Sanger, Nicole Perlroth, and Matthew Rosenberg discuss potential security risks with voting from home.

The article references research from IPRI student, Mike Specter and University of Michigan Professor, J. Alex Halderman about the security of OmniBallot, an Internet voting and ballot delivery system produced by Democracy Live. You can read about their research here, which includes advice on conducting elections safely.

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