Banks Need a Hybrid Approach to Cryptography in Face of Quantum Threat

Execs from Barclays, IBM & Post-Quantum discuss why financial firms have to start preparing today for the future of hacking and quantum computing.

In early April this year, a curious incident took place. Internet traffic from over 200 of the world’s largest content delivery networks (CDNs) was redirected through Rostelecom, Russia’s state-owned telecoms provider.

The occurrence only lasted for about an hour, but it affected many large online providers such as Google, Facebook, Amazon, CloudFlare, and GoDaddy.

This was not the first such incident.

In April 2017, traffic from over a dozen financial services firms, including MasterCard

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Waters Wrap: Examining ASX’s CHESS do-over

The Australian exchange was the first exchange to be all-in on DLT—and the project failed. Anthony speaks with ASX’s Tim Whiteley to discuss the lessons learned and why he thinks the second attempt will succeed.

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