Federal Election Commission

Jay Ribeiro joins Department of Transportation as CISO and associate CIO


He starts work after leaving earlier this month leaving the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.

Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives CISO to depart


Jay Ribeiro steps down on Aug. 26 after serving in the post since 2018.

Scammers promise video proof of fake Clinton scandal, victims get malware instead


A uniquely strange email phishing campaign is finding success by convincing people to click a link that promises a non-existent video, purportedly showing democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton exchanging money with terrorists, according to Symantec's security research team​. When the supposed video download link is clicked, malware is instead installed onto the victim’s computer.

Report: Trump campaign was hacked


Hackers have breached computers used by Republican nominee Donald Trump’s campaign team, according to Reuters.

FEC launches new campaign finance website with 18F help


The Federal Election Commission launched a new public website Thursday​ built with the help of 18F, and aimed at improving Americans' access to political fundraising and campaign spending data.

FEC and 18F release new API for campaign finance data


GSA's tech team helped the Federal Election Commission's launch its first-ever API on Wednesday