Harri Hursti

An attendee at the 2022 DEF CON cybersecurity conference in Las Vegas who identified himself only as Will examined the inside of an electronic voting machine at the Voting Village on Aug. 13, 2022. Photo by AJ Vicens/CyberScoop

DEF CON Voting Village takes on election conspiracies, disinformation

In the era of the "Big Lie," the Voting Village has another — and possibly more challenging — mission to fight conspiracy theories.
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Experts say big leaps need to be made before allowing untrusted consumer systems to be used for remote marking of ballots. (Getty Images)

Why you can’t trust your vote to the internet

Building trustworthy online voting systems requires governance, transparency and long-term investment in fundamental research.