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Time Running Out for Public Key Encryption

4of11 Elliptic curve cryptography (300 comments)

Elliptic curve public crypto does not rely on the difficulty of factorization, so this specific attack wouldn't affect it, but I don't know if there are applicable quantum computing attacks. Too bad software patents are such an issue for it in the US.

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