The ‘Most Secure’ U.S. Election Was Not Without Problems

November 16, 2020


The results are in: reports of the death of American democracy at the hands of foreign hackers appear to have been greatly exaggerated.

With agencies like the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency and the FBI keeping an eye out for foreign interference — and states and counties more heavily fortified than ever — the 2020 presidential contest turned out to be the “most secure in American history,” according to federal officials.