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Think tank: U.S. elections are far from hack-proof

In the wake of high-profile hacks of Democratic Party systems and attempts to infiltrate state voter databases, intelligence and homeland security officials have been rushing to reassure Americans that the upcoming election cannot be hacked. But one cybersecurity think tank says not only are voting systems vulnerable, they are easy to hack.

FBI Director James Comey recently described the U.S. voting system as “clunky as heck,” and because it is not a high-tech networked system, “it is hard for an actor to reach our voting processes.”

Source: Think tank: U.S. elections are far from hack-proof — FCW

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