Tags Voatz

Utah bill explores taking mobile voting statewide

by • 21 hours ago

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.

MIT researchers find vulnerabilities in Voatz mobile voting app

by • 1 week ago

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that allowed them to alter ballots or compromise voters' anonymity, but Voatz said their findings were based on an outdated version of the app.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

by • 2 weeks ago

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."

Senator wants Pentagon cybersecurity review of mobile voting app Voatz

by • 3 months ago

Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., wants the Defense Department to look under the hood of Voatz, which he says has not been transparent about how its technology works.

Alleged mobile voting app hack linked to University of Michigan

by • 5 months ago

West Virginia officials reportedly said IP addresses linked to the University of Michigan attempted to access the Voatz app in 2018.

Hacking attempt reported against West Virginia's mobile voting app

by • 5 months ago

The FBI is investigating an "attempted intrusion by an outside party" to access the Voatz mobile app the state used in 2018.

Utah County, Utah, begins review of mobile-app votes

by • 6 months ago

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.

West Virginia and Denver say mobile voting pilots increased turnout

by • 7 months ago

New research credits the Voatz app with slightly boosting ballots cast by overseas voters, but other reports raise questions about the reliability of online voting.

Blockchain-encrypted mobile voting comes to Utah

by • 7 months ago

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.