Posts tagged with: Shor’s Algorithm

The World-Changing Race to Develop the Quantum Computer 

Google plans to build a computer that will require a freezer as large as a one-car garage. From there, researchers could start to run Shor’s algorithm at full power,...

Decrypting Crypto: Cryptocurrencies and the Quantum Computer Threat

Thanks to Shor’s algorithm, cryptocurrencies will be exceptionally vulnerable to a future quantum computing attack....

Keeping It Real: Quantum Computing Has a Hype Problem

A decade and more ago, I [Sankar Das Sarma, author] was often asked when I thought a real quantum computer would be built...(It is interesting that I no longer face...

Falcon to the Rescue!? Thales Research Team Attempting to Stave Off Quantum-Pocalypse

QUANTUM COMPUTING: THALES RESEARCHERS WORK TO PREVENT THE “CRYPTO-APOCALYPSE” It’s 2035. Countries around the world have fallen victim to a wave of attacks on their computer systems, and millions of sensitive...

As If Quantum Computing Isn’t Challenging Enough, U.S. NIST Writes a Whitepaper Emphasizing That Challenge

Cybersecurity must be everyone’s concern so dip your whiskers in this report from NIST. Get it boiled down to the nitty gritty from GCN author Susan Miller. See link below....

Quantum Cryptography, Quantum Encryption, and Post-Quantum Cryptography: An Interview

Post-Quantum Cryptography: Q&A with Jean-Philippe Aumasson Read More… +  While quantum computing is still in its infancy, post-quantum cryptography is a field of growing interest for companies and research institutions....