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'It's an arms race': The Kiwi cyber firm that shielded Biden's home state during 2020 election

The 2020 US Presidential Election had the highest voter turnout in 120 years.

Widespread fear of foreign interference coupled with Donald Trump’s war against the news media had created a storm of suspicion and conspiracy theories that would eventually result in an attempted insurrection at the US Capitol.

RedShield – a Kiwi cybersecurity firm based in Wellington – stepped straight into this maelstrom.

Redshield was charged with protecting the security of the online infrastructure of Delaware, the home state of Democratic challenger and now-President Joe Biden.

Read the full story published by stuff here