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.
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.
Freewheeling facial-recognition use in Utah spurs new bill
The Utah Department of Public Safety's liberal sharing of state data with federal law enforcement authorities has caught the attention of at least one lawmaker.
Election cyberattacks grow with each new candidate, Utah CIO says
Utah Chief Information Officer Mike Hussey says the state is coordinating and practicing for cyberattacks against election systems, which are escalating.
NASCIO report projects AI growth in cybersecurity, digital services
State officials say cybersecurity, fraud detection and other digital services are primed to benefit most from advances in artificial intelligence.
Utah considering blockchain for vehicle title transfers
State CIO Mike Hussey said the distributed-ledger technology can reduce time wasted by shuttling documents to and from the bank.
How modern IAM solutions help states reduce IT operating costs, improve security
As states continue to promote online citizen services, CIOs see a growing need for a better way to manage user identity and access.
Utah County, Utah, begins review of mobile-app votes
Officials said the participation rate in an August election by overseas voters who used a mobile app was far higher than in-county residents who voted by mail.
Blockchain-encrypted mobile voting comes to Utah
Utah County is the latest jurisdiction to collect ballots using a blockchain-encrypted mobile app that's been tested out in recent elections in West Virginia and Denver.