University of Minnesota
Security and Privacy in Computing

Readings on: Electronic voting

Candidate main reading: David Chaum, Richard Carback, Jeremy Clark, Aleksander Essex, Stefan Popoveniuc, Ronald L. Rivest, Peter Y. A. Ryan, Emily Shen, Alan T. Sherman, and Poorvi L. Vora “Scantegrity II: End-to-End Verifiability for Optical Scan Election Systems Through Confirmation Codes”. In IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security, December 2009
[Author's copy]

Main reading for Tuesday, February 20th: Melanie Volkamer, Oksana Kulyk, Jonas Ludwig and Niklas Fuhrberg. “Increasing security without decreasing usability: A comparison of various verifiable voting systems”. In Symposium on Usable Privacy and Security, August 2022.

Candidate main reading: Bryan Ford. “Auditing the Swiss Post E-voting System: An Architectural Perspective”. Independent report, April 2022.
[Author's site]

Candidate main reading: Louis-Henri Merino, Simone Colombo, Jeff Allen, Vero Estrada-Galiñanes, and Bryan Ford. “TRIP: Trustless Coercion-Resistant In-Person Voter Registration”. arXiv preprint, February 2022.

Main reading for Thursday, February 22nd: Michael A. Specter, James Koppel, and Daniel Weitzner. “The Ballot is Busted Before the Blockchain: A Security Analysis of Voatz, the First Internet Voting Application Used in U.S. Federal Elections”. In USENIX Security Symposium, August 2020.