DEFCON Hackers will target American voting machines — as a public service, to prove how vulnerable they are at the conference in July in Las Vegas #AceNewsDesk – @AceNewsServices

#AceNewsReport – May.25: When over 25,000 of them descend on Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas at the end of July for DEFCON, the world’s largest hacking conference, organizers are planning to have waiting what they call “a village” of different opportunities to test how easily voting machines can be manipulated #AceNewsDesk

DEFCON Conference To Target Voting Machines Published on May 24, 2017 Politico: Some will let people go after the network software remotely, some will be broken apart to let people dig into the hardware, and some will be set up to see how a prepared hacker could fiddle with individual machines on site in a polling place through a combination of physical and virtual attacks.

With all the attention on Russia’s apparent attempts to meddle in American elections