What options do we have if in a few years IBM’s commercial quantum platform matures to practical viability? You can be sure that governments are years ahead of IBM.
This seems like an existential threat. I’ve read things where people say that there are quantum-resistant algorithms but nothing I’ve seen has been reassuring. I’m hoping someone smarter can enlighten me.
Plot twist (fictitious): We thought [insert dictatorship] was preventing their citizens from investing and mining crypto to prevent foreign capital outflows. Instead, they could be planning to attack cryptocurrencies with quantum.
(Spooky Action at a Distance is how Einstein referred to Quantum Entanglement)