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‘The selling of an election’: how private firms compromised security of the vote

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Georgia’s voting machines and online registration were almost entirely managed by private companies, raising security concernsPrivate companies had near-complete control over Georgia’s elections for the 2018 midterms and posed a serious security risk, according to testimony and documents revealed during a federal court case challenging the constitutionality of Georgia’s elections.The state does not have any means of ensuring the necessary security protocols of the vendor Continue reading…



Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2019/aug/01/the-selling-of-an-election-dangerous-level-of-private-control-revealed-in-2018-georgia-midterms

Author : Jordan Wilkie

Publish date : 2019-08-01 12:44:36

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