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Electoral Commission spins up cyber ops centre

Electoral Commission spins up cyber ops centre

Looks to ex-cyber spooks to protect electoral systems.
Apr 18 2019 12:45PM
AEC turns to data analytics to bust queues at polling stations

AEC turns to data analytics to bust queues at polling stations

Taps Deakin Uni to provide simulations.
Apr 9 2019 11:19AM
Govt bankrolls IT security upgrades ahead of election

Govt bankrolls IT security upgrades ahead of election

Budget 2019: Poll security in the spotlight.
Apr 2 2019 7:40PM
Electoral systems secure after parliament hack, but longing for upgrade

Electoral systems secure after parliament hack, but longing for upgrade

AEC chief reiterates need for IT rebuild.
Feb 21 2019 12:16PM
Political party networks caught up in parliament's IT breach

Political party networks caught up in parliament's IT breach

But no evidence of electoral interference.
Feb 18 2019 12:42PM
Macquarie Telecom remains tech's top political donor

Macquarie Telecom remains tech's top political donor

Telco almost doubles last year's donation.
Feb 4 2019 6:57AM
Aussie electoral systems get 24x7 monitoring for 2019 election

Aussie electoral systems get 24x7 monitoring for 2019 election

Security operations centre to detect cyber threats.
Jan 8 2019 9:10AM
US advised to adopt Australia's 'archaic' voting system in the age of hacks

US advised to adopt Australia's 'archaic' voting system in the age of hacks

ANU says pencil and paper ballots are better for democracy.
Dec 11 2018 11:29AM
Vendors get short shrift in political cyber spat

Vendors get short shrift in political cyber spat

Cloud Wars: Episode IV
Nov 5 2018 6:50AM
Cyber fears trigger Australian Electoral Commission core systems rebuild

Cyber fears trigger Australian Electoral Commission core systems rebuild

Electoral roll and election software rebuild.
Oct 24 2018 11:58AM
Political parties to get cyber subsidy for electoral databases

Political parties to get cyber subsidy for electoral databases

Govt wants ASD top 4 in place.
Jul 10 2018 6:50AM
Tech firms withhold political donations

Tech firms withhold political donations

MacTel, Vocus drop off list.
Feb 1 2018 10:05AM
AEC cops flak for senate vote count system

AEC cops flak for senate vote count system

Despite having only 12 weeks to create it.
Jan 22 2018 4:55PM
The AEC is building an app for enrolment, polling info

The AEC is building an app for enrolment, polling info

But prospect of electronic voting remains far off.
Aug 8 2017 12:00PM
AEC calls for new CIO

AEC calls for new CIO

Role includes security function.
Jul 24 2017 11:55AM
AEC to review resilience of electoral systems

AEC to review resilience of electoral systems

Ahead of next federal election.
Jul 7 2017 12:00PM
AEC's ageing IT poses 'unacceptable risks' to election integrity

AEC's ageing IT poses 'unacceptable risks' to election integrity

Agency needs more money, fast.
Jun 22 2017 6:27AM
Is the Senate's new vote capture system as risky as e-voting?

Is the Senate's new vote capture system as risky as e-voting?

[Opinion] How to maintain trust in a high-quality electoral process.
Jul 20 2016 9:18AM
MPs reject e-voting over cost, integrity fears

MPs reject e-voting over cost, integrity fears

No need to tempt the ‘luck of the Irish’.
Nov 20 2014 4:31PM
AEC is 'not ready' for electronic voting

AEC is 'not ready' for electronic voting

Does not want repeat of WA lost votes saga.
Jul 31 2014 1:03PM

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