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Security Alert: Migrate to Post-Quantum Cryptography Right Now

Current cryptographic algorithms will be broken within the next couple of years:

https://www.zdnet.com/article/ibm-warns-of-instant-breaking-of-encryption-by-quantum-computers-move-your-data-today/

The time to migrate to post-quantum cryptography is right now. Ah yes ... and while you're at it, don't forget about crypto currency.

Migration steps towards post-quantum cryptography

  1. Identify possible technologies
  2. Choose algorithms for standardization
  3. Standardization (RFCs)
  4. Implementation
  5. Integration into operating systems

Right now, we are at step 1 and 2.

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