NIST Asks Public to Help Future-Proof Electronic Information

Posted on by Paige Openshaw

December 20, 2016 The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is officially asking the public for help heading off a looming threat to information security: quantum computers, which could potentially break the encryption codes used to protect privacy in digital systems. NIST is requesting methods and strategies from the world’s cryptographers, with the deadline […]