cyberattacks

Election Cybersecurity In The U.S.

Dec 3, 2019
Placer County Elections Office

Cyberattacks pose a greater than ever threat to the American election infrastructure. 

With the critical 2020 national election ahead, officials at the federal and state levels have taken measures to ensure that eligible voters are both able to vote and have those votes count. 

Today on All Sides with Ann Fisher: election cybersecurity. 

 

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Updated at 3:31 p.m. ET after briefing

After casting doubt on the legitimacy of U.S. intelligence (even referring to it as "intelligence"), President-elect Donald Trump was briefed Friday by the nation's top intelligence officials on their investigation into Russia's hacking attempts and interference in the U.S. presidential election.

Director of National Security James Clapper, CIA Director John Brennan and FBI Director James Comey briefed the president-elect on their findings at Trump Tower early Friday afternoon.