Techies Praised for E-Vote Work

By David
August 20, 2004

“The new national elections chairman this week praised computer scientists for calling attention to security problems with e-voting machines and for helping develop new standards for building machines that will be more secure in the future.

“The country owes you a debt of thanks to have taken this challenge of voting systems seriously,” DeForest B. Soaries Jr., chairman of the newly formed federal Election Assistance Commission, said to members of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, or IEEE, who are in the process of drafting new standards for electronic voting systems. […]”

SOURCE: Wired News