Government officials talked about how agencies have partnered to address election security, the SolarWinds cyberattack and the Hafnium threat group's exploitation of Exchange servers.
While awareness about election security has increased since 2016, threat actors launching espionage and disinformation campaigns are also leveling up, warn security experts.
U.S. election officials and other state and local government officials received invoice-themed phishing emails aiming to steal their credentials, warned the FBI.
Two separate election security bills, with different concepts of how to fix the problem, are both mired in committee in the Senate.
Four influential senators are asking a voting machine vendor to allow security researchers to test their products.