EPIC Pursues Voter Data Privacy Case at Supreme Court

Following then end of the Presidential Election Commission and the deletion of the voter data it unlawfully obtained, EPIC has asked the Supreme Court to review a lower court decision that wrongly denied EPIC access to a privacy impact assessment the Commission was required to…

Latest Hacking News Podcast #105 – Latest Hacking News

Attempts to compromise the DNC voter database, Facebook’s VPN removed for privacy violations, Adobe issues critical patches and Microsoft issues Spectre-class mitigations on episode 105 of the Latest Hacking News Podcast. Latest Hacking News Podcast #105 on Latest Hacking News. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Latest…

DNC calls in FBI after detecting cyber attack in their voter database

… after detecting an attempt by hackers to get into its voter … election.  Russian hackers, in June and July of 2016, hacked the DNC … have been a very effective attack,’ he said. Bob Lord … in order to prevent future attacks,’ Lord said…

VICTORY – EPIC v Commission: Presidential Election Commission Destroys State Voter Data Wrongfully Obtained

The White House confirmed Monday that it has destroyed the state voter data unlawfully collected by the Presidential Election Commission. Responding to a court order in EPIC v. Commission the White House stated that the voter data is now “entirely deleted and unrecoverable.” The deletion…

DHS Secretary: No New Work on Voter Fraud

EPIC v. The Commission pacei voter privacy DHS Secretary: No New Work on Voter Fraud At a Senate hearing today, DHS Secretary Kristjen Nielsen stated that DHS would not undertake a new investigation of voter fraud. EPIC submitted a statement in advance of the hearing,…

EPIC Urges Senate to Seek Assurances from DHS on Privacy of Voter Data

EPIC v. The Commission policy voter privacy EPIC Urges Senate to Seek Assurances from DHS on Privacy of Voter Data EPIC sent a statement to the Senate Judiciary Committee in advance of a DHS Oversight Hearing, to seek assurances that “the DHS will not continue…

EPIC Moves to Vacate Circuit Court Opinion Following End of Voting Commission

EPIC v Commission foia pacei voter privacy EPIC Moves to Vacate Circuit Court Opinion Following End of Voting Commission EPIC has asked the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals to void last month’s ruling in which the Court refused to order the Presidential Election Commission to…

EPIC Sues DHS about Election Commission and Transfer of Voter Data

EPIC v Commission foia pacei voter privacy voting EPIC Sues DHS about Election Commission and Transfer of Voter Data EPIC has filed a lawsuit against the Department of Homeland Security for communications between the agency and the Presidential Commission on Elections regarding the transfer of…

EPIC, Coalition Urge DHS Secretary to Block Collection of State Voter Data

EPIC v. The Commission pacei voter privacy voting EPIC, Coalition Urge DHS Secretary to Block Collection of State Voter Data EPIC and ten civil rights and government oversight organizations have sent a letter to DHS Secretary Nielsen, urging her not to accept any personal data…