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Authors: Andrew Emmel and William Liu

Quantum computing is a major breakthrough in the field of computer science and has experienced tremendous growth in the past 5 years, as evidenced by its relevance in companies such as IBM and Google. By harboring this technology, tasks such as molecular modeling, quantum physics models, and even classically challenging tasks like the traveling salesman problems could see many optimizations. However, one must consider some of the potential security implications along with this new field. With quantum computing, our current cryptosystems will experience drastic changes to evolve to ensure cryptographic safety. …

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