election

Facebook suspends fake Russian accounts, warns of US election hack-and-leak threat

Facebook suspends fake Russian accounts, warns of US election hack-and-leak threat

Networks tied to 2016 election interference.
Sep 25 2020 6:59AM
US election officials turn to signature-verifying software in mail-in surge

US election officials turn to signature-verifying software in mail-in surge

To reduce fraud, save time.
Sep 25 2020 6:56AM
AEC searches for next postal vote data capture solution

AEC searches for next postal vote data capture solution

To support 2021 or 2022 election.
Sep 8 2020 12:21PM
Hackers test defences of Trump campaign websites ahead of US election

Hackers test defences of Trump campaign websites ahead of US election

Could be preparation for a larger digital assault.
Sep 2 2020 12:08PM
China targeting US election infrastructure with cyberattacks

China targeting US election infrastructure with cyberattacks

White House national security adviser alleges.
Aug 10 2020 6:42AM
US officials now worry about election logistics more than hacking

US officials now worry about election logistics more than hacking

Misinformation, poll worker shortages and US postal service slowdowns.
Aug 10 2020 6:42AM
TikTok takes steps to curb misinformation

TikTok takes steps to curb misinformation

Ahead of the US presidential election.
Aug 6 2020 12:12PM
US Republicans worry China might use TikTok to meddle in election

US Republicans worry China might use TikTok to meddle in election

Trump administration asked to assess threat.
Jul 29 2020 11:53AM
AEC looks to ditch all paper lists on polling day

AEC looks to ditch all paper lists on polling day

Investigates cost of device rollout.
Jul 1 2020 7:19AM
AEC in hiring spree ahead of core systems rebuild

AEC in hiring spree ahead of core systems rebuild

Moves to bolster IT team from July.
Jun 3 2020 1:02PM
Facebook to remove deepfake videos in run-up to 2020 US election

Facebook to remove deepfake videos in run-up to 2020 US election

But not content that is parody or satire.
Jan 8 2020 10:36AM
Democrats release tips for US election campaigns to fight online disinformation

Democrats release tips for US election campaigns to fight online disinformation

Social media giants "come up short" on issue.
Dec 17 2019 1:11PM
NSW iVote system may have been vulnerable to voter fraud at election

NSW iVote system may have been vulnerable to voter fraud at election

Susceptible to Scytl flaw uncovered earlier this year.
Nov 14 2019 12:21PM
Labor leadership devoid of tech talent: ALP autopsy

Labor leadership devoid of tech talent: ALP autopsy

Bemoans “lack of digital literacy within Labor’s senior ranks.”
Nov 8 2019 1:26PM
Electoral systems evade cyber-attack during federal poll

Electoral systems evade cyber-attack during federal poll

AEC detects no successful compromises.
Jul 30 2019 7:02AM
The techies who ran for office in the 2019 federal election

The techies who ran for office in the 2019 federal election

Check out the candidates from the tech industry hoping to win a seat in Parliament.
May 17 2019 1:20PM
iVote uptake falls short in NSW election

iVote uptake falls short in NSW election

Platform use decline since 2015.
May 6 2019 7:00AM
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
NSW iVote registration goes down on election eve

NSW iVote registration goes down on election eve

Call volumes then overwhelm telephone service.
Mar 22 2019 7:14PM
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

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