[E-voting] Nedap voting machines successfully hacked

Colm MacCarthaigh colm at stdlib.net
Wed Oct 4 18:46:14 IST 2006


On Wed, Oct 04, 2006 at 06:37:02PM +0100, Justin Mason wrote:
> 
> Colm MacCarthaigh writes:
> > On Wed, Oct 04, 2006 at 06:12:05PM +0100, Justin Mason wrote:
> > > I presume this is by adding new code to the *existing* NEDAP OS image, and
> > > burning the new image to the EEPROM?
> > 
> > Nope, I think it was easier to write entirely new code. Though there are
> > dissaembles of the original code too.
> 
> I'll bet there is.  Incredible -- that should be protected by so much
> anti-reversing code and crypto...

They can't, because the code is changed slightly for each election,
depends on the candidates and so on.

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