Daily Roundup: August 30, 2020

Daily Articles Related to Election Cybersecurity

Election Cybersecurity

Wolf says DHS will still brief Congress on election security
Zack Budryk / The Hill / Aug. 30, 2020

Intel chief cancels future election security briefings for Congress
Jacob Knutson / Axios / Aug. 30, 2020

Shift on election briefings could create and information gap for voters
David E. Sanger / The New York Times / Aug. 30, 2020

NYT: Rosenstein curtailed counterintelligence probe into Trump’s Russia ties
Zachary Basu / Axios / Aug. 30, 2020

Cybersecurity / Technology

The Problem With Police-Shooting Videos
Allissa V. Richardson / The Atlantic / Aug. 30, 2020

Cybersecurity / Technology — International

New Zealand bourse website hit by fresh cyberattack, but keeps trading
Praveen Menon / Reuters / Aug. 30, 2020

China’s new tech export rules pose further threat to TikTok’s survival in the US
Amanda Lee / South China Morning Post / Aug. 30, 2020

Inside China Tech: Unfolding dramas with TikTok, Huawei
SCMP Reporters / South China Morning Post / Aug. 29, 2020

Disinformation / Misinformation

Burnout, splinter factions and deleted posts: Unpaid online moderators struggle to manage divided communities
Heather Kelly / The Seattle Times / Aug. 30, 2020

Elections During a Pandemic

As states make voting easier during the pandemic, Tennessee is moving in the other direction
CNN Newswire / WRCBtv / Aug. 30, 2020

FedEx Forum won’t become polling place after NBA’s request, but Grizzlies will continue voting campaign
Evan Barnes / Memphis Commercial Appeal / Aug. 29, 2020

Indiana gets a ‘D’ for its vote-by-mail procedures, according to Brookings scorecard
Alexandra Kukulka / The Chicago Tribune / Aug. 29, 2020

Indiana forecasts 10-fold jump for mail-in voting this year
Tom Davies / The Associated Press / Aug. 28, 2020

Six of every 10 voters in Minnesota primary cast absentee ballots
Jeff Hargarten / Star Tribune / Aug. 29, 2020

Buckets replaced by voting booths at Target Center? There could be a way
WCCO Radio Newsroom / Aug. 29, 2020

Madison Square Garden to serve as polling site for over 60,000 eligible voters
NBA New York Knicks / Aug. 28, 2020

Fearing Delays and Chaos, Swing States Weigh Early Counting of Mail-In Ballots
Elaine S. Povich / Stateline / Aug. 28, 2020

Voting groups scramble to reach college students in pandemic
Bryan Anderson and Sara Burnett / The Associated Press / Aug. 30, 2020

Coronavirus worries force election officials to get creative
Julie Carr Smith / The Associated Press / Aug. 30, 2020

Failure to prepare for a mail-in voting surge puts democracy at risk
Frank Wilkinson / Bloomberg / Aug. 30, 2020

American Muslim groups rally thousands to get political on National Muslim Voter Registration Day
Alaa Elassar / CNN / Aug. 28, 2020

What if Players Showed up at Voter Registration Centers, and at the polls on Election Day, to Help Boost Turnout?
Donovan Dooley / Deadspin / Aug. 29, 2020

Guam cancels 2020 primary election
Haidee Eugenio Gilbert / The Guam Daily Post / Aug. 29, 2020