As attendees of Defcon’s Voting Village, including an 11-year-old, successfully hack voting machines, vendors and officials try to downplay the problems (Kevin Collier/BuzzFeed News)

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As attendees of Defcon’s Voting Village, including an 11-year-old, successfully hack voting machines, vendors and officials try to downplay the problems  —  Veteran hackers have tried for years to get the world to notice flaws in voting machines.  Now that they’ve got it, they have to wrestle with scaring people away from voting.