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Post-Quantum Crypto: Don’t Do Anything

There ’s good news for anyone worried about the rise of quantum computers and the risk that they could be used to crack modern, public-key crypto systems, thus imperiling the security of much of today‘ s data, both in transit and at rest. Leading cryptographers advise: Don ‚t panic, and above all, don‘ t do anything about it right now. „Do nothing, just wait for the NIST process,“ said Dan Boneh, a professor at Stanford University, in an RSA Conference panel last week devoted to post-quantum cryptography and answering this question: „Is time running out?“ Boneh was referring to the U.S. National

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