A Double-Registration Based Algorithm for Secure Elections

International Journal of Computer & Organization Trends  (IJCOT)          
© 2019 by IJCOT Journal
Volume - 9 Issue - 1
Year of Publication : 2019
Authors :  Yaser M. Asem
DOI : 10.14445/22492593/IJCOT-V9I1P301


MLA Style:Yaser M. Asem "A Double-Registration Based Algorithm for Secure Elections" International Journal of Computer and Organization Trends 9.1 (2019): 1-8.

APA Style:Yaser M. Asem (2019). A Double-Registration Based Algorithm for Secure Elections. International Journal of Computer and Organization Trends, 9(1), 1-8.


Fair and democratic elections can change our life to the better. However, paper based elections suffer from many security breaches and need to be fixed. This paper proposes a secure electronic voting scheme that uses biometric measures for voters` authentications. In the proposed scheme, voters have to register twice for voters` anonymity and in order to prevent ballot box stuffing by the voters` authenticator. The proposed method uses three voting entities in each stage for registration, authentication, and vote tallying. The security analysis for the proposed electronic voting method shows that the characteristics of the ideal e-voting scheme are satisfied in the proposed method except for verifiability.


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e-voting, electronic elections, privacy, secure elections, democracy.