What will it take to get quantum computers? Hardware is just the beginning, experts tell Congress
Talent and international cooperation are part of the equation, academics tell the House Energy and Commerce Committee.
The new-age Manhattan Project: How do we protect today’s secrets from tomorrow’s quantum computers?
While quantum computers aren't here yet, there are growing calls to develop the cryptography to protect against them today.
IARPA director: New homomorphic crypto is ‘math magic’
The latest kind of advanced encryption could soon allow classified computing to be done on unclassified computer systems, a senior intelligence official said Thursday.
Proposed crypto commission needs supermajority for report
A bipartisan, bicameral pair of lawmakers Monday published the eagerly-awaited text of their bill setting up a national commission on encryption to resolve the conflicts being played out in the Apple-Vs-FBI case.