A $1 lottery ticket is serially numbered, with UV-encoded information, on tamper-evident paper, and tracked with a heavily- audited central system.Disclaimer: I'm currently working on a project connected with open-source electronic voting systems.
Reasonable, since that ticket could be worth hundreds of millions of dollars.
Your ballot has a level of protection equal to its projected value: Zero.
Until votes are worth something, they will continue to be worthless.
- Stanley F Quayle
Friday, 5 August 2005
From Computer Risks Digest, which has just celebrated its 20th birthday :