election security

Colorado county clerk blocked from overseeing elections after promoting conspiracy theories

by • 3 days ago

A judge stripped Mesa County Clerk Tina Peters was of her election-supervision duties for sharing sensitive information with conspiracy theorists.

Mobile voting booster Bradley Tusk to spend another $10 million to build new system

by • 2 weeks ago

Tusk is partnering with some of his former critics to develop a new mobile-voting platform he hopes can be used eventually by "millions of voters."

Arizona ballot review undermined election security, new EI-ISAC leaders say

by • 3 weeks ago

Former Pennsylvania Secretary of the Commonwealth Kathy Boockvar said the Maricopa County recount is "the very opposite of what election officials around the country have been working to do."

North Dakota IT audit to include review of election tech

by • 1 month ago

State Auditor Joshua Gallion said the routine technology audit will not be like the recent ballot reviews seen in Arizona and other states.

Colorado secretary of state tosses county's election equipment after password breach

by • 2 months ago

Secretary of State Jena Griswold said Mesa County must replace its voting technology after a conspiracy website posted video of the devices' passwords.

In future elections, federal officials predict repeat of 2020 threats

by • 3 months ago

Officials from DHS, the FBI and the NSA told county IT officials that threats election security will linger, but there are steps to strengthening public trust.

Maricopa County, Ariz., to obtain all-new voting equipment after third-party ballot review

by • 4 months ago

The county spent $6.5 million in 2019 on voting equipment, which will now be replaced over worries the state Senate's partisan ballot review compromised election security.

Ballot review could force Maricopa County, Ariz., to spend millions on new voting equipment

by • 5 months ago

An election law expert said the "audit" of more than 2.1 million ballots by an unqualified firm could force the county to buy entirely new voting technology.

Election disinformation was a 'game changer,' Maricopa County, Ariz., CISO says

by • 5 months ago

Lester Godsey, CISO for the nation's fourth-largest county, told an RSA Conference panel that government cybersecurity teams need to make countering disinformation a core service.