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Unformatted text preview: government: voting. This article does a good job at analyzing the advantages and disadvantages of online voting, such as security breaches and wider representation. The textbook has a similar analysis, although without specific examples. The online voting system targets non-voters who may be too lazy or unable to go to the polling place within their precinct, such as workers in the army. Your Views I found this article interesting with a touch of humor. The Board of Elections and Ethics should be embarrassed that breaching their system turned out to be far too easy. I applaud the board, however, for testing their system, in hopes of finding security holes to patch up. The article mentions other states have not tested their systems, and I believe that will be very dangerous. As much as I would like for soldiers to be able to vote, if online voting systems are not confidently secure, they should not be used....
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This note was uploaded on 03/20/2012 for the course GEN 100 taught by Professor Smith during the Spring '12 term at Purdue University-West Lafayette.
- Spring '12