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                    [Title] => OMRs hack-proof?
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I read with interest the above item posted last October 9 by Sheila Crisostomo which quoted Smartmatic International Corp. giving assurance that “ the Optical Mark Readers (OMRs) to be used in 2016 elections cannot be hacked as it would take 20 years to tamper with the voting  machines.”

[DatePublished] => 2015-10-12 10:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => Letters to the Editor [SectionUrl] => letters-to-the-editor [URL] => ) [1] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1400940 [Title] => Comelec: No decision yet on PCOS repair deal [Summary] =>

The Commission on Elections (Comelec) said yesterday there is still no consensus on whether or not they will give the contract to refurbish the precinct count optical scan (PCOS) machines to its manufacturer, Smartmatic International Corp.

[DatePublished] => 2014-12-10 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1804896 [AuthorName] => Sheila Crisostomo [SectionName] => Metro [SectionUrl] => metro [URL] => ) [2] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1400277 [Title] => Smartmatic warns Comelec vs getting other firms to repair PCOS [Summary] =>

Smartmatic International Corp. yesterday cautioned the Commission on Elections (Comelec) against acquiring the services of another firm to refurbish the precinct count optical scan (PCOS) machines for the 2016 elections.

[DatePublished] => 2014-12-08 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1097338 [AuthorName] => Mayen Jaymalin [SectionName] => Headlines [SectionUrl] => headlines [URL] => ) [3] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1378002 [Title] => EDITORIAL - Preparing for 2016 [Summary] =>

Potential rivals in the 2016 elections have started duking it out, political realignments are underway, and parties are beginning to build up war chests for the campaign.

[DatePublished] => 2014-10-09 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => Opinion [SectionUrl] => opinion [URL] => http://media.philstar.com/images/the-philippine-star/opinion/20141009/startoon.jpg ) [4] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1364849 [Title] => Internet voting to be pilot-tested in 2016 polls [Summary] =>

Internet voting and the use of the direct recording electronic (DRE) system will be pilot-tested in the 2016 elections, the Commission on Elections (Comelec) said yesyerday.

[DatePublished] => 2014-09-03 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1804896 [AuthorName] => Sheila Crisostomo [SectionName] => Headlines [SectionUrl] => headlines [URL] => ) [5] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1287787 [Title] => Sale of PCOS machines opposed [Summary] =>

A group on Friday called on the Commission on Elections (Comelec) not to sell its precinct count optical scan (PCOS) machines that will not be used in the 2016 polls.

[DatePublished] => 2014-02-07 19:17:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => Headlines [SectionUrl] => headlines [URL] => ) [6] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1286790 [Title] => Comelec says PCOS machines won’t be wasted [Summary] =>

The Commission on Elections assured the people yesterday that the precinct count optical scan (PCOS) machines will not be wasted even if they will no longer be used in the 2016 polls since the machines could be sold to other countries.

[DatePublished] => 2014-02-05 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1804896 [AuthorName] => Sheila Crisostomo [SectionName] => Headlines [SectionUrl] => headlines [URL] => ) [7] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1286419 [Title] => Comelec uncertain if PCOS machines can be used in 2016 polls [Summary] =>

After buying the precinct count optical scan (PCOS) machines for P1.8 billion, it remains uncertain if the Commission on Elections (Comelec) will utilize them in the 2016 presidential polls.

[DatePublished] => 2014-02-04 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1804896 [AuthorName] => Sheila Crisostomo [SectionName] => Headlines [SectionUrl] => headlines [URL] => ) [8] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 951544 [Title] => PCOS machines may be used in barangay polls [Summary] =>

The precinct count optical scan (PCOS) machines might be used in the barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan elections on Oct. 28.

[DatePublished] => 2013-06-08 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1804896 [AuthorName] => Sheila Crisostomo [SectionName] => Headlines [SectionUrl] => headlines [URL] => ) [9] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 931578 [Title] => Comelec says PCOS machines can run without source code [Summary] =>

Commission on Elections (Comelec) Chairman Sixto Brillantes believes the precinct count optical scan (PCOS) machines will run without the source code as binary codes could be used.

[DatePublished] => 2013-04-17 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1804896 [AuthorName] => Sheila Crisostomo [SectionName] => Headlines [SectionUrl] => headlines [URL] => ) ) )
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