Tags Election Assistance Commission

Federal election agency adopts updated voting security standards. Not everyone is happy.

by Tim Starks, Sean Lyngaas

Even as most considered the Voluntary Voting System Guidelines (VVSG) 2.0 an upgrade, there were complaints about its provisions on wireless connectivity.

Bill Barr: No, we won’t be seizing voting machines

by Sean Lyngaas

It's the second time in a month that Barr has rejected claims coming from the president's legal team.

How the pandemic helped election officials prepare for a flood of misinformation

by Sean Lyngaas

Election security experts say months of extraordinary preparation during the coronavirus pandemic are paying off.

Election security pros focus on effective partnerships

by CyberScoop Staff

U.S. government security experts share their thoughts on industry collaboration to improve election security.

Feds, states unveil pilot program meant to secure voter databases and other election systems

by Sean Lyngaas

The aim is to close a gap in security testing for the broad set of election infrastructure outside of voting machines.

DHS memo: 'Significant' security risks presented by online voting

by Sean Lyngaas

The advisory is perhaps the federal government’s sternest official warning yet against online voting.