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Senators Wear Apple Watches During Impeachment Trial Despite Electronics Ban

Senators Wear Apple Watches During Impeachment Trial Despite Electronics Ban

According to Roll Call, at least seven U.S. senators were wearing an Apple Watch during President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial this week, despite rules of decorum that say no electronic devices or phones are permitted in the chamber. Senate leadership guidelines state that all electronics should be left in the cloakroom during the trial in…

RNC and DNC Using Duo Security MFA Ahead of 2020 Election

RNC and DNC Using Duo Security MFA Ahead of 2020 Election

Both of America’s major political parties have been using Duo Security, which specializes in multi-factor authentication (MFA), to secure sensitive information ahead of the 2020 Presidential election, according to a Cyber Scoop report. The Republican National Committee (RNC) has been using Duo since just days before the 2016 Presidential election to provide multiple layers of…

Mobile Voting Platform Seeks to Ease Anxiety Ahead of Midterm Election Debut

Mobile Voting Platform Seeks to Ease Anxiety Ahead of Midterm Election Debut

Having stirred some anxiety with the news that its voting app would be used in this November’s midterm elections in West Virginia, Voatz is now seeking to reassure Americans that its platform is safe and secure. The two key pillars of the Voatz platform in terms of security are its use of biometrics and blockchain.…