We present an election scheme designed to allow voters to verify that their vote is accurately included in the count. The scheme provides a high degree of transparency whilst ensuring the secrecy of votes. Assurance is derived from close auditing of all the steps of the vote recording and counting process with minimal dependence on the system components. Thus, assurance arises from verification of the election rather than having to place trust in the correct behaviour of components of the voting system. The scheme also seeks to make the voter interface as familiar as possible.
- Candidate List
- Bulletin Board
- Voter Choice
- Error Handling
- Visual Cryptography
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This work was partially funded by the EPSRC DIRC project, www.dirc.org.uk.
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Chaum, D., Ryan, P.Y.A., Schneider, S. (2005). A Practical Voter-Verifiable Election Scheme. In: di Vimercati, S.d.C., Syverson, P., Gollmann, D. (eds) Computer Security – ESORICS 2005. ESORICS 2005. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 3679. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg. https://doi.org/10.1007/11555827_8
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