Electronic Voting Systems—How to Build for Trust
John Sebes, Open Source Digital Voting Foundation
Abstract: Considerable attention has been paid to security flaws in current electronic voting systems, begging the question, what does "secure" mean for voting systems? We'll discuss this question from the viewpoints of:
- (a) blank slate—new systems rather than security retrofits of existing systems
- (b) fundamental process requirements—trust in voting systems supports public confidence in election results.