Cracking The Internet With Waves

In research, we get excited about problems, and in cyber security there’s no greater problem than the whole of the Internet being comprised. So will it a new vulnerability like Heartbleed? Or a new hacking team? Nope … it is likely to be caused by methods defined by Prof Peter Shor.

On the Internet we use public key encryption for two main things:

  • Providing identity (signing). The…

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Prof Bill Buchanan OBE

Prof Bill Buchanan OBE

Professor of Cryptography. Serial innovator. Believer in fairness, justice & freedom. Based in Edinburgh. Old World Breaker. New World Creator. Building trust.