blue cybersecurity lock…Addressing quantum cyber-threats should already be a high priority for cybersecurity professionals…

…One of the most significant of these is that while classical computers only have binary choices, 0 or 1, quantum computers are made up of ‘qubits,’ which “can have values that are combinations of 0 and 1.” This mixture is known as a ‘superposition’…

…This threat is not imminent, and Jones said we are currently in the noisy intermediate-scale quantum (NISQ) era, in which the leading quantum processors do not contain enough qubits to mount such attacks…

…[However,] organizations should be communicating to their cybersecurity vendors about this issue, “asking them what their quantum-safe roadmap looks like”…

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