FEDERAL DAILY ACTION – Wednesday, January 17, 2018
YOUR CALL or RESISTBOT: SUPPORT AN INDEPENDENT COMMISSION ON ELECTION CYBERSECURITY
In late September of 2017, the Department of Homeland Security notified 21 states that their voting systems had been targets of Russian hackers during the 2016 election. While not every state’s system was breached, the brazen nature and scale of the onslaught serve as a warning that unless we learn to combat this type of cyber attack, Russia a…
Congressional efforts to secure election systems from cyberattacks are picking up steam with lawmakers under pressure to prevent hacks in the 2018 midterms.