• Hacking the websites responsible for election information is so easy an 11 year-old did it

    2 monthes ago - By TechCrunch

    It's time to talk about election security.
    Over the weekend at Def Con , the annual hacker convention in Las Vegas to discuss some of the latest and greatest trends in the wild world of hacking, a pair of election security hacking demonstrations set up for adults and kids alike offered up some frightening revelations about America's voting infrastructure. (I'm not even going to begin to touch Voatz .)
    Voatz: a tale of a terrible, horrible, no-good, very bad idea
    For 11 year-old Emmett from Austin, hacking the website for the Florida Secretary of State was as easy as a simple SQL...
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