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June 25, 2024

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CISA plans to produce post-quantum cryptography roadmap detailing steps to implement updated encryption standards

By Jacob Livesay / June 6, 2024

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency is putting finishing touches on a roadmap detailing how federal agencies should prepare to implement post-quantum cryptography from the lenses of budgetary planning, acquisition and vendor management, according to an agency official.

“We’re trying to make sure that everyone understands the threat, is aware of what’s coming next as NIST is working on the algorithms and making sure we’re giving guidance on getting ready,” Garfield Jones told Inside Cybersecurity. Jones leads CISA’s PQC initiative...

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