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Tech companies offered free products to help secure the election. Now what?

by Zaid Shoorbajee

It's becoming trendy for private companies to volunteer their services for the sake of election security. Will they help beyond 2018?

Here are all of the election security offerings from private companies

by Zaid Shoorbajee

A lot of companies are offering to help protect election infrastructure. Here's a full list.

Alphabet's Jigsaw offers political campaigns free DDoS protection

by Chris Bing

Dubbed "Project Shield," Jigsaw's defensive software is designed to flag, filter and contain loads of malicious traffic.

Google will provide free cybersecurity tools for election organizers in Europe

by Chris Bing

As the threat of cyber warfare looms over Europe in the months preceding several crucial elections, Alphabet subsidiary companies Jigsaw and Google announced Tuesday the launch of a security tool package to help election organizers and civic groups ward off hackers and other forms of digital interference. The announcement comes one day after FBI Director James Comey told lawmakers that he fully expects Russian intelligence services to once again interfere in the U.S. electoral process in 2020, and perhaps 2018, because of their apparent success in 2016.