Webinar

Protecting Elections from Cybersecurity Threats: Resources to Help Counties

Jun. 21, 2018 , 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Contact Dr. Alan Shark

Based on recent published reports Counties have become increasingly concerned with the potential for threats and possible vulnerabilities in the coming election season. Cyber threats and I.T. systems manipulation is a growing concern – not only for county election officials but the public trust as well.

Counties are looking for assurances and resources to help insure smooth elections in 2018 and beyond.

There is hope, and more importantly, there is help!

Presented by the National Association of Counties (NACo), the Public Technology Institute (PTI) along with the Elections Infrastructure Information Sharing Analysis Center (EI-ISAC), this webinar will present an overview of the types of threats that local elections officials might expect, while providing resources - tips for incident response and remediation, tools for monitoring vulnerabilities and threats, leading practices for elections systems security – to help local officials make their elections systems more secure.