Towards Trustworthy Elections: New Directions in Electronic Voting / Edition 1

Towards Trustworthy Elections: New Directions in Electronic Voting / Edition 1

by David Chaum
     
 

ISBN-10: 364212979X

ISBN-13: 9783642129797

Pub. Date: 06/09/2010

Publisher: Springer Berlin Heidelberg

For many years now, cryptography has been keeping messages secure for senders, irrespective of the routing to the destination. This same technology can be used to keep votes secure for voters, from the casting of the vote all the way through to the inclusion of the vote in the final tally.
This state-of-the-art survey addresses the challenges faced in establishing…  See more details below

Overview

For many years now, cryptography has been keeping messages secure for senders, irrespective of the routing to the destination. This same technology can be used to keep votes secure for voters, from the casting of the vote all the way through to the inclusion of the vote in the final tally.
This state-of-the-art survey addresses the challenges faced in establishing a trustworthy electronic voting system. The 24 contributions included in the volume were carefully reviewed and selected from the presentations given during a series of workshops on trustworthy elections held over the last decade. Topics addresses range from foundational and theoretical aspects to algorithms and systems issues, as well as applications in various fields.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9783642129797
Publisher:
Springer Berlin Heidelberg
Publication date:
06/09/2010
Series:
Lecture Notes in Computer Science / Security and Cryptology Series, #6000
Edition description:
2010
Pages:
403
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

The Witness-Voting System.- Coercion-Resistant Electronic Elections.- Receipt-Free K-out-of-L Voting Based on ElGamal Encryption.- A Secure Architecture for Voting Electronically (SAVE).- A Modular Voting Architecture (“Frog Voting”).- Unconditionally Secure Electronic Voting.- Electronic Elections: A Balancing Act.- An Implementation of a Mix-Net Based Network Voting Scheme and Its Use in a Private Organization.- The Vector-Ballot Approach for Online Voting Procedures.- On Optical Mark-Sense Scanning.- On Some Incompatible Properties of Voting Schemes.- A Threat Analysis of Prêt à Voter.- Anonymity in Voting Revisited.- Anonymous One-Time Broadcast Using Non-interactive Dining Cryptographer Nets with Applications to Voting.- An Introduction to PunchScan.- Component Based Electronic Voting Systems.- A Verifiable Voting Protocol Based on Farnel.- Verifying Privacy-Type Properties of Electronic Voting Protocols: A Taster.- Improving Remote Voting Security with CodeVoting.- A Practical and Secure Coercion-Resistant Scheme for Internet Voting.- Scratch, Click & Vote: E2E Voting over the Internet.- Securing Optical-Scan Voting.- Attacking Paper-Based E2E Voting Systems.- Aperio: High Integrity Elections for Developing Countries.

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