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MIT Researchers Find Vulnerabilities in Voatz Voting App

The application was used during the 2018 midterm elections in West Virginia, and was also deployed in elections in Denver, Oregon, and Utah. It was also used at the 2016 Massachusetts Democratic Convention and the 2016 Utah Republican Convention.

Developed by the private Boston-based Voatz, the application is the first Internet voting app to have been used in high-stakes U.S. federal elections and is “on track to be used in the 2020 Primaries,” the researchers point out.

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