CSO Perspectives (public) 8.7.23
Ep 85 | 8.7.23

Quantum computing: A threat to asymmetric encryption.

Show Notes

Rick Howard, the CSO, Chief Analyst, and Senior Fellow at N2K Cyber, discusses the meaning of quantum computing through a cybersecurity perspective with CyberWire Hash Table guests Dr. Georgiana Shea, Chief Technologist at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies, and Jonathan France, the Chief Information Security Officer at ISC2. Research contributors include Bob Turner, Fortinet’s Field CISO – Education, Don Welch, New York University CIO, Rick Doten, CISO at Healthcare Enterprises and Centene, and Zan Vautrinot, Major General - retired.

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