What *not* to do when developing e-voting

From: Fred McLain <mclain_at_zipcon_dot_net>
Date: Fri Apr 30 2004 - 19:11:08 CDT

I was e-mailed yesterday about a rather interesting lawsuit against
VoteHere that I hadn't heard of before. It is a very good object lesson
about how *not* to handle bug reports on voting software.

The lawsuit (the complaint is an interesting read):

http://www.lippmannlaw.com/spillane.htm

The settlement, as reported by the Seattle Times:

http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/localnews/2001795328_voting19m.html

Take care,

        -Fred-

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