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Securing Tomorrow's Information through Post-Quantum Cryptography



Dustin Moody, Larry Feldman, Gregory A. Witte


In recent years, there has been a substantial amount of research on quantum computers - machines that exploit quantum mechanical phenomena to solve mathematical problems that are difficult or intractable for conventional computers. If large-scale quantum computers are ever built, they will compromise the security of many commonly used cryptographic algorithms.
ITL Bulletin -


post-quantum cryptography, public key cryptosystems, quantum computers, standardization


Moody, D. , Feldman, L. and Witte, G. (2018), Securing Tomorrow's Information through Post-Quantum Cryptography, ITL Bulletin, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD, [online], (Accessed May 29, 2024)


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Created February 27, 2018, Updated February 28, 2018