Cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Lab has introduced its Blockchain technology-based secure online voting system dubbed as Polys at the company’s annual Cybersecurity Weekend event in Dublin, Ireland.
The system is supported with transparent crypto algorithms.
In a statement at Polys’ website, the company claimed that Blockchain is the missing link in the architecture of an effective and secure online voting system.
“[Online] voting imposes extremely stringent requirements on the security of every aspect of voting. We believe that the Blockchain technology is the missing link in the architecture of a viable online voting system.”
According to Kaspersky Lab’s Head of Investment and Innovation, Vartan Minasyan, Blockchain, when combined with their cybersecurity know-how, could resolve major issues related to the privacy, transparency, and security of online voting…