What Is Happening In Quantum Cryptography?
Last summer I wrote a pair of blog entries about the use of quantum phenomena in cryptography. First, defensive use to protect your confidentiality, using QKD or Quantum Key Distribution to securely communicate the long binary key stream needed for a One-Time Pad or OTP, the only perfectly secure system (if you are extremely careful). […]
Good News: Swiss Clouds Are Forming Over the Alps
As I wrote in September, there is little doubt that this year’s revelations of NSA surveillance will cause a drop in the revenue of the dominant U.S.-based cloud providers. The Information Technology and Innovation Foundation released an interesting analysis estimating losses of $22 to $35 billion over the next three years, Forbes writers and other […]