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    Alphabet Launches Digital Tools to Fight Election Fraud

    This way no one can say it’s rigged. Google and fellow Alphabet arm Jigsaw are collaborating on Protect Your Election, a project to help secure democracy worldwide. In recent history, election monitors in France, Mexico and South Korea have all been targeted with phishing and denial of service attacks, crippling their ability to ensure free and fair polling. The project hopes to avoid a repeat of the Russian cyberattacks during the 2016 U.S. presidential election by offering free tools to protect monitoring groups, human rights organizations and news agencies.

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