'A political operative with hacking skills could alter the results of any election on Diebold-made voting machines -- and possibly other new voting systems in Florida' -- according to a Florida election supervisor, 'who said Diebold software has failed repeated tests,' the Miami Herald reports.Diebold, the ideal voting machine to have in the swing states, if you want to swing the election toward your candidates.
Said the official: ''That's kind of scary. If there's no paper trail, you have to rely solely on electronic results. And now we know that they can be manipulated under the right conditions, without a person even leaving a fingerprint,.'
Thursday, December 15, 2005
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