Research award establishes sole-source provider of post-quantum cryptography for agencies
The award could exceed $100 million and is intended to hasten agencies' adoption of next generation encryption technology.
Security experts urge agencies to test post-quantum cryptography algorithms now
The advice comes ahead of NIST's expected publication of approved algorithms.
White House launches plan to safeguard US infrastructure against quantum computers of the future
Future quantum computers might break much of the cryptography that currently protects modern digital communication on the internet.
NSF to invest $37M in next-gen networks, computer systems
The foundation's investment in next-generation networks is its largest public-private partnership to date.
DHS releases roadmap to post-quantum cryptography
DHS Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas says now is the time for agencies to protect their data from advancements in quantum computing.
Are agencies like Energy funding quantum technology wisely?
China is sitting on the encrypted data it exfiltrates, waiting for a quantum computer capable of cracking it. Post-quantum cryptography is one way to protect time-sensitive information, while some technologists are rooting for quantum key distribution.