Reply to post: Re: open votes please!

Expert gives Congress solution to vote machine cyber-security fears: Keep a paper backup

Filippo

Re: open votes please!

Papers are easier to fake individually, but nearly impossible to fake at large scale. Because elections are a fundamentally statistical process, some localized fraud is bad, but not critical. Electronic voting, on the other hand, has the potential to allow large-scale fraud, which would be critical.

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