428 results for ‘

Accurate Election Results in Michigan and Wisconsin is Not a Partisan Issue

In the last few days, we’ve been getting several questions that are variations on: Should there be recounts in Michigan in order to make sure that the election results are accurate? For the word “accurate” people also use any of: “not hacked” “not subject to voting machine malfunction” “not the result of tampered voting machine” …

Read more

Clarifications to PBS Newshour “Here’s How Hackers Could Mess With Electronic Voting”

PBS Newshour reporting on election cyber risks offers a good roundup of a handful of notable cyber-risks, but also contains some basic misunderstanding of how election operations actually work. While appreciating the reporting as a whole, here is my list of some mistakes. Tied for first in misleading points is the claim that “Some experts believe this …

Read more