Utah CIO Mike Hussey named new NASCIO vice president
Hussey joins the association's executive committee following the recent job change of former North Carolina CIO Eric Boyette.
Audit finds severe vulnerabilities in Voatz mobile voting app
The audit, which was authorized by Voatz itself, upheld findings of a February report by MIT that the company has tried to dispute.
Wyoming lawmakers advance digital driver's license bill
After a pilot testing the technology in 2017, Wyoming lawmakers are joining a growing trend, laying down laws that would allow for device-based identification.
Utah bill explores taking mobile voting statewide
Legislation that would order election officials to study the feasibility of mobile voting statewide has already passed the state House, and is making its way through the Utah Senate.
Great user experience starts with understanding customers, says Colorado CIO
Long before anyone consumes a service or downloads an app, government needs to understand what people want and need, says Colorado CIO Theresa Szczurek.
MIT researchers find vulnerabilities in Voatz mobile voting app
Researchers claimed they found flaws that allowed them to alter ballots or compromise voters' anonymity, but Voatz said their findings were based on an outdated version of the app.
Mobile-voting firm balks at Oregon senator's concern over security
The company, Voatz, said Sen. Ron Wyden's letter asking his home state to reconsider the use of its mobile-voting app "increases the fear of technology."
After Iowa Dems' caucus app mess, election officials distance themselves
As a malfunctioning app delayed results of Iowa's presidential caucuses, state and local election officials reminded people that they were not involved.
States name three ways feds can help with cybersecurity
NASCIO is still looking for regulatory reform, along with the passage of two cybersecurity aid bills.
Mobile voting arrives for 1.2 million Seattle-area voters
Voters around Seattle will be able to use a smartphone to cast ballots for a seat on an environmental board, but warnings about online voting still abound.