Secretary of State

Is our elections infrastructure ready for the November election?


Ben Spear with the EI-ISAC and Spencer Wood, CIO of the Ohio secretary of state's office, say the nation's elections infrastructure is ready for November.

How we prepared for the 2020 election during a pandemic


Commentary: The two chairs of the NASS cybersecurity committee explain how the pandemic has shaped their preparations ahead of the 2020 presidential election.

Half of Kansas' audited agencies failed cybersecurity checks


Many Kansas agencies, including the university system and secretary of state, were found to have major gaps in their IT security practices and policies.

Four ways to address electronic voting security concerns


Commentary: Former U.S. Air Force CISO Earl Matthews says mandated transparency around security and improved collaboration are needed.

Idaho plans to hire a cybersecurity specialist for elections


The new position would be responsible for monitoring threats against the state's voter registration database and coordinating with county-level officials.