The attacks demonstrated that when the vulnerability is not adequately protected, an attacker may exploit it to obtain the entire key information. Read the full article by Liu Jia, Chinese Academy of Sciences
The latest cybersecurity news from around the globe
The US government warns encryption chipmaker Hualan has suspicious ties to China’s military. Yet US agencies still use one of its subsidiary’s chips, raising fears of a backdoor.
QKD is based on the principles of quantum mechanics and enables secure key distribution between two remote parties. When combined with the “one-time pad” encryption method, it can achieve the highest level of security for confidential communication. Read the...
The Department of Defense is already taking precautions against potential future quantum threats by modernizing its cryptography, which he said in most cases is “either obsolete or nearing obsolescence." Read the full article by Summer Myatt at GOVCONWire
Quantum computing's a clear threat to encryption, and post-quantum crypto means adding new cryptography to hardware and software without being disruptive. Read the full article by Konstantinos Karagiannis at DARKReading