Saturday, September 25, 2004


Touchscreen Hack Effort Called ‘Monkey Business’

`Critics of the Diebold touch-screen voting machines turned their attention Wednesday from the machines themselves to the computers that will tally the final vote, saying the outcome is so easy to manipulate that even a monkey could do it.

And they showed video of a monkey hacking the system to prove it. [..]

The entire voting record can be deleted by choosing “reset the election” on a drop-down menu [..]’

Here’s the monkey video. (7meg Quicktime)

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