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Protecting Our Elections From Foreign Influence

I have previously looked at foreign influence as the public involvement in our elections. In other words the foreign actor is not taking serious steps…

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The Story Does Not Support the Headline

Bill C-76 is often styled as being directed at preventing foreign interference in our elections. However, the title of the Act is the Elections Modernization Act…

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Elections and Astro-Turfing

This August 8th article from the New Statesman discusses astro-turfing during the Brexit referendum. Astro-turfing is the concept of building a high volume of activity to…

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Election Interference

This report from the Communications Security Establishment (Canada) is a worthwhile read. It describes the threat from nation states and hacktivists as low. But it…

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