Is Your Crypto(currency) PQ-Safe?
The emergence of quantum computing foretells a complete breakdown of the current public key cybersecurity systems. Quantum computers could be used by hackers to access bank information, mobile phones, and even bitcoin wallets. The National Institute of Science and Technology (NIST) projects quantum computers to have this hacking capability within the next decade. In our opinion it will happen much sooner as nation-states are investing billions in quantum computing capabilities, many unannounced. Upgrading to post-quantum cybersecurity is essential to protect your company and data. This CNBC article outlines the threat: