Lawsuit alleges Georgia failed to secure state election

15th August 2018 News 10 Views

Georgia’s Republican candidate for governor, Brian Kemp, who is currently the secretary of state, has been targeted by a federal lawsuit alleging the state failed to secure its election system, CNN reports. The suit describes how a researcher discovered the personal information, including password files and encryption keys, for more than 6 million registered voters in Georgia was left accessible online. While Kemp said the state’s voting equipment “remains accurate and secure,” a plaintiff in the suit argued Kemp’s office neglected basic security standards.Full Story

View original article here

About author

Related articles