Security Alerts & News
by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#2134 Google, sister company Jigsaw offer cybersecurity to election groups
Weeks ahead of the national elections in France, Google and its sister company Jigsaw are helping news sites, NGOs, and other entities involved in the elections process protect themselves against digital threats.

The two companies have packaged a suite of "Protect Your Election" tools, which includes two-step verification and the Password Alert Chrome extension. It also includes access to Project Shield, a layer of defense against DDOS attacks.

"Free and fair elections depend on people having access to the information they need, and around the world the sources of that information are increasingly under attack," said Anne-Gabrielle Dauba-Pantanacce of Google France and Jigsaw's Jamie Albers in a blog post.
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