West Virginia Secretary of State’s office announces pilot program for mobile voting app
The West Virginia Secretary of State announced a pilot program to help military personnel stationed overseas to use a mobile app to vote in the 2018 midterm election. Experts have raised concerns about the security of the app, Voatz.
Mohamedou Slahi speaks about his release in October 2016 from Guantánamo after 14 years without charge or trial. He thanks his supporters and urges authorities to release the remaining detainees who were being held without charges.
Senator Mark Warner (D-Va.) criticized Google for not sending a high-level executive to appear in front of the Senate Intelligence Committee for a hearing on internet meddling with Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey and Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg.
Lyell Read, a researcher on secure voting methods, explains at the DefCon hacking convention in Las Vegas on Aug. 11, 2018, how he set up an impostor server that hijacks ballots attached to emails and alters the ballot to favor a different candidate.