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  • Ask Slashdot: Post-Quantum Asymmetric Key Exchange?
    By on November 10, 2011 | Comments Off  Comments


    First time accepted submitter LeDopore writes “Quantum computers might be coming. I’d estimate that there’s a 10% chance RSA will be useless within 20 years. Whatever the odds, some of the data we send over ssh and ssl today should remain private for a century, and we simply can’t guarantee secrecy anymore using the algorithms with which we have become complacent. Are there any alternatives to RSA and ECC that are trustworthy and properly (more…)