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Can you hack the vote? Yes, but not how you might think

Discussion in 'Network World' started by RSS, Oct 3, 2016.

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    With Donald Trump already talking about the presidential election being rigged, Symantec has set up a simulated voting station that shows how electronic systems might be hacked to alter actual vote tallies for just a few hundred dollars.

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    They found that while it’s possible to change the number of votes cast for each candidate, it would be very difficult to do so on a large enough scale to swing the election one way or the other.

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