Earlier this month, it unveiled a quantum-based generator that creates random numbers — the same random numbers that fuel passwords and other current forms of digital security. The quantum number generator — dubbed The Entropy Engine — looks like a regular computer board that you would slide into a server. Unlike passwords made by conventional computers, these quantum passcodes (or keys) would be difficult to guess by brute force, thus, impeding brute force attacks like the Sony Picture hack.
“Eventually, random number generators like the Entropy Engine would be placed in data centers to continuously generate passwords and data encryption. Most people would be consuming it as a security service from their email, Internet or cloud provider, rather than buying hardware. The cost might run between $5,000 and $10,000,” Moulds said.
Quantum random number generator churns out encrypted passcodes/keys so fast that it could make life harder for hackers like the ones that struck Ashley Madison or Home Depot, where an insider possibly revealed the passwords or weakened security systems so hackers could access an internal network.
“Our quantum random number generator generates entropy so rapidly that one could create new cryptographic keys very rapidly and not need to reuse keys,” said Los Alamos physicist and leader of the quantum communications team Raymond Newell. “As an analogy, if you only have one key, you’ll need to build all your locks to match it, and anyone who steals your key can open all your locks. But if you have many many keys, you can build a different lock for each [door], and anyone who steals a key can open only one lock.”"
If you are a pluser and you question if Google+ could disappear someday, you have to read, be part and share this.
I'll will not write about the deep sad feeling for think that Google+ could disappear, instead of loose each one of the dearest people who I know here, something awesome emerge thanks to
The project still don't have name but is simple and I'll explain briefly in order to not get bored.
Place project name here
yes, we are still defining the name.
The idea is to travel vía traditional mail, send a letter, take a picture with the badge that I'll design, in the A Side, will have the project name and in the other side B Side you paste a local postal stamp to collect as many as it possible.
The idea is to make this project for life, so we can travel and never forget that someday we meet in Google+
Please share and be part of this.
El nombre del proyecto aquí.
si, nos falta definir el nombre.
La idea es viajar por medio de correo tradicional, mandar una carta, tomarse una foto con la insignia que voy a diseñar, en el Lado A, tendrá el nombre del proyecto y en el Lado B pegarás una estampilla (timbre) postal con el fin de coleccionar todas las que podamos.
El proyecto sería de por vida, así podremos viajar y jamás olvidarnos de que nos conocimos aquí, en Google+
Por favor comparte y se parte de esto.
Google+ por siempre
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- Los Alamos National LaboratoryScientist, 2003 - present
- University of IowaApplied Mathematics & Computational Sciences, Ph.D., 2001 - 2005
- New Jersey Institute of TechnologyApplied Mathematics, B.S. & M.S., 1996 - 2001
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