No evidence SolarWinds hack touched election systems, acting CISA chief says

by • 12 months ago

Speaking to the National Association of Secretaries of State, Acting CISA Director Brandon Wales also addressed the agency's work to combat misinformation.

New software helps government fight COVID-19 vaccine misinformation

by • 1 year ago

New software from Granicus helps state and local agencies measure the efficacy of digital campaigns that encourage residents to take the COVID-19 vaccine.

Former CISA Director Krebs again defends election security efforts

by • 1 year ago

Chris Krebs told members of the Senate Homeland Security Committee that fanciful claims surrounding voting technology are "corrosive to the institutions that support elections."

Election tech vendor Smartmatic demands retractions from right-wing media over misinformation

by • 1 year ago

Smartmatic, which has been the subject of baseless conspiracies, said reports on Fox News and other channels have led to death threats against its employees.

Election misinformation abounds, but states are pushing back

by • 1 year ago

Spammy text messages, careless mailing campaigns and confusion surrounding vote-by-mail are just a few of the things secretaries of state are trying to educate the public about before Nov. 3.