Quantum Risks to Cryptography

Bob Blakley, Global Head of Information Security Innovation, Citigroup talks about “Quantum Risks to Cryptography” and argues that the protection interval is critical in keeping safe — but how long do we have?

Tel Aviv 2017
Bob Blakley
Global Head Information Security Innovation
Citi
Bob is an Information Security, Risk, Identity and Privacy expert. He was general chair of the IEEE Security and Privacy Symposium and the ACSA New Security Paradigms workshop. He was awarded the ACSAC’s Distinguished Security Practitioner award and frequently speaks at information security and computer industry events.

Bob was also the general editor of the OMG CORBA Security specification and the OASIS SAML specification and was the first Chair of the OATH Joint Coordinating Committee. He participated in the National Academy of Sciences panels “Authentication Technologies and Their Privacy Implications” and “Whither Biometrics”.

Bob holds 19 patents in cryptography and information security, and publishes regularly in academic literature on information security and privacy.