For the votes of 19. May the E-Voting System, the Post is not available. Reason critical errors "that were found in the public intrusion test," informed the Federal Chancellery and the Swiss Post on Friday.
The E-Voting System the Post is so far in the four cantons of Basel-Stadt, Fribourg, neuchâtel and Thurgau. The deficiency relates to the individual verifiability. This allows the Voice to check whether the System has registered your vote correctly. It is, according to communication "a key component" of the system.
affected The Federal Chancellery considers, therefore, the decision of the Post as a result of right, your System on the occasion of the Elections of 19. To may 2019. Not from the lack of the E-Voting System of the Canton of Geneva, for which the cantons of Aargau, Bern, Geneva, Lucerne, St. Gallen and Vaud for the 19 is affected. May have to get the approval.
According to the Federal Chancellery, there is no evidence that the surfaced the lack of previous votes has led to distortions. The intrusion test from 25. February to 24. March, allows important insights and vulnerabilities uncovered, it was said in the message. The Federal Chancellery will make a location determination. (Dec/sda)
Created: 29.03.2019, 12:17 PM