Election security officials find no evidence of coordinated fraud with mail-in ballots

Election officials on Wednesday said they haven’t seen any evidence of mail-in voter fraud. James Martin/CNET This story is part of Elections 2020, CNET’s coverage of the run-up to voting in November. Senior US officials said Wednesday that the government hasn’t seen evidence of a coordinated effort to commit mail-in voting fraud, a claim President […]

Facebook braces for Apple’s privacy changes

Facebook said Apple’s privacy changes will impact a service that it offers advertisers. Graphic by Pixabay; illustration by CNET Facebook said Wednesday that Apple’s upcoming privacy update could make it tougher for the social network to target some iPhone...

Paper ballots could save the election, DHS cybersecurity chief says

The computerization of elections has made the voting process vulnerable to hackers. Imagine: voting machines manipulated by foreign adversaries, city infrastructures crippled by ransomware on Election Day, and disinformation about results proliferating on social...