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GETPLANING Donating Member (370 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Sep-06-11 09:46 AM
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18. It's not so much the machines
as it is the network the machines are on. The most common hack is called "man in the middle" where the data leaving the machine is intercepted and restacked before sending it to the tabulators. It takes milliseconds and is practically undetectable. Statistical analysis is the only way to determine if a hack has taken place and even then it's just a statistical analysis until a complete forensic analysis is done. Getting to the forensic analysis is the hard part because legal teams from the GOP will fight tooth and nail to prevent it.
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  -Can anyone tell me how trustworthy is the Sequoia-AVC Edge II ? eowyn_of_rohan  Aug-16-11 08:35 AM   #0 
  - you might look here  Botany   Aug-16-11 08:45 AM   #1 
  - thank you! I'll do some studying... nt  eowyn_of_rohan   Aug-16-11 08:50 AM   #2 
  - Whoever said there's no need to worry is unfamiliar with the situation.  Wilms   Aug-16-11 08:52 AM   #3 
  - I agree with you - trying to find evidence to present  eowyn_of_rohan   Aug-16-11 09:21 AM   #4 
  - California TTBR  OnTheOtherHand   Aug-17-11 03:39 PM   #5 
  - Thank you, OTOH, for these links! -nt  eowyn_of_rohan   Aug-17-11 06:19 PM   #6 
  - The only approved trustworthy solution for the Wisconsin for the handicapped is Vote Pad  Ellipsis   Aug-18-11 12:32 AM   #7 
  - Some stuff from Brad  Ellipsis   Aug-18-11 01:31 AM   #8 
  - Can't believe we are even discussing this... all DREs are BAD!!  Yellow Horse   Aug-22-11 01:22 AM   #9 
  - The state of Wisconsin has aproved them for voting for the handicapped... not her.  Ellipsis   Aug-22-11 11:27 AM   #10 
     - Hey Ellipsis, I think the term "disabled" is the one you want to use.  Wilms   Aug-22-11 12:54 PM   #11 
        - Thanks... I live to learn and I certainly have here.  Ellipsis   Aug-23-11 01:39 AM   #12 
           - The correct term is "people with disabilities" and these machines are NOT accessible for them.  Yellow Horse   Aug-24-11 07:19 AM   #13 
              - I always just called them by their name.  Ellipsis   Aug-24-11 10:15 PM   #15 
              - Thanks YH.  Wilms   Aug-25-11 11:05 AM   #16 
                 - DREs are bad, but the same software counts paper ballots and the results are rarely confirmed. nt  Bill Bored   Aug-26-11 12:28 PM   #17 
  - Ehh, just how far can ya spit???  benld74   Aug-24-11 09:53 PM   #14 
  - It's not so much the machines  GETPLANING   Sep-06-11 09:46 AM   #18 

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