AEC to review resilience of electoral systems | iTnews

The Australian Electoral Commission is taking no chances with the resilience of its outdated IT systems following speculation that foreign cyber attackers influenced the outcome of last year’s US election.

The agency is preparing to examine the security of its core electoral systems ahead of the next federal election, which could be held in either 2018 or 2019, to identify any vulnerabilities that might be lurking.

Source: AEC to review resilience of electoral systems – Strategy – iTnews

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