Nov 22, 2023
In this episode, Bryan Young invites Igor Barshteyn to demystify quantum computing and its implications for cybersecurity. They dive into the intricacies of how quantum computing challenges current encryption methods, specifically public key cryptography, and what that means for data security. The discussion pivots around the looming necessity for transition to post-quantum cryptography and the roles that various entities like NIST, NSA, and leading tech companies are playing in this arena.
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Bryan and Igor emphasize the importance of staying informed and proactive in the face of quantum computing's challenges to cybersecurity. They encourage listeners to audit their encryption protocols and prepare for the inevitable transition to quantum-resistant cryptography.