End-to-End Verifiable E-Voting Trial for Polling Station Voting

Feng Hao, Shen Wang, Samiran Bag, Rob Procter, Siamak F. Shahandashti, Maryam Mehrnezhad, Ehsan Toreini, Roberto Metere, Lana Y.J. Liu

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On 2 May 2019, during the UK local elections, an e-voting trial was conducted in Gateshead, using a touch-screen end-to-end verifiable e-voting system. This was the first trial of verifiable e-voting for polling station voting in the UK, and it presented a case study to envisage the future of e-voting.
Original languageEnglish
Article number9152966
Pages (from-to)6-13
Number of pages8
JournalIEEE Security & Privacy
Issue number6
Early online date30 Jul 2020
Publication statusPublished - 1 Nov 2020

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  • electronic voting
  • e-voting
  • verifiable voting
  • verifiable e-voting
  • real-world trial
  • Elections
  • applied cryptography
  • privacy
  • usability

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