[I can't find a free version of this story, but this story is important. What is going on? Why is so much data from the USA getting out into the public? This happened with 200 million names a while back. I had wondered if Jews had a hand in this? Jan]
US voting data from millions of people is being traded on the dark web
TECHNOLOGY 2 June 2020
A voting machine used during the South Carolina Democratic primary in 2016
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Data on millions of US voters is being illegally traded on the dark web as the US is gearing up for the 2020 presidential election. The data could be used to attempt to influence voters.
The dark web is a part of the internet not searchable using normal means. It is encrypted and visible only through specialist web browsers that anonymise data transfers, and it is a thriving marketplace for illicit material.
Cybersecurity firm Trend Micro has analysed 600 dark web forums dealing in underground …