OAKLAND, Calif./WASHINGTON, Sept 24 (Reuters) - U.S. election officials trying to deliver speedy results with limited staff have increasingly turned to software that matches signatures on ballot envelopes to voter records. At least 29 counties across eight states use the artificial intelligence technology on mail-in ballots to ease the workload of staff enforcing voter signature…Read More »
Cloud Computing: A computer can guess more than 100 billion passwords per second — still think yours is secure?
Passwords have been used for thousands of years as a means of identifying ourselves to others and in more recent times, to computers. It’s a simple concept – a shared piece of information kept secret between individuals and used to “prove” identity. Passwords in an IT context emerged in the 1960s with mainframe computers –…Read More »