Re: [OVC-discuss] draft of text for new OVC-sponsored bill

From: Alan Dechert <dechert_at_gmail_dot_com>
Date: Wed Jan 28 2009 - 14:35:45 CST

From: "Ronald Crane" <>
> Alan Dechert wrote:
>> From: Ronald Crane
>>> OVC's focus on ballot printers for all voters oversells their
>>> benefits and understates their security risks, especially
>>> versus hand-filled, machine-tabulated paper ballot systems.
>> This is pure opinion. You have absolutely no data with which to back
>> this up.
> I have identified a variety of attack forms (presentation, selection, DoS,
> etc.) and vectors (e.g., attack the voting application
> website/CDs/hashes/trust tree, instrument various kinds of firmware, use
> network vulnerabilities) in this and other recent threads on this list.
Nothing whatsoever specific to the OVC system and procedures. I don't think
you even bothered to come to the LinuxWorld demo. Maybe you could have
demonstrated your hacks there. I don't think you would have been


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