NIST chooses 4 algorithms to defend against quantum computers
The announcement is the culmination of a six-year, four-round competition to refine encryption formulas with the goal of including some in a new post-quantum cryptographic standard.
Security experts urge agencies to test post-quantum cryptography algorithms now
The advice comes ahead of NIST's expected publication of approved algorithms.
Moving quantum committee under White House authority expected to improve inter-agency coordination
Quantum industry executives have responded positively to the elevation of the advisory committee.
Quantum cyber legislation recognizes difficult transition lies ahead
Industry experts say the proposed Quantum Cybersecurity Preparedness Act recognizes the risk of the hack now, decrypt later threats.