Election tech hacked within hours at DEF CON Voting Village

by BRADLEY BARTH on July 29, 2017 In response to growing fears that future U.S. elections could be altered by nation-state hackers, DEF CON 25 this year hosted its first-ever Voting Village, where attendees were invited to tinker with election technology and exploit...

Hackers breach dozens of voting machines brought to conference

by JOE UCHILL on July 29, 2017 One of the nation’s largest cybersecurity conferences is inviting attendees to get hands-on experience hacking a slew of voting machines, demonstrating to researchers how easy the process can be. “It took me only a few minutes to see how...