NUST Academic’s Patent Approved in the USA

An Associate Professor in Cyber Security in the Faculty of Computing and Informatics, Prof Adnan Akhunzada, recently received approval for his US filed patent application 15/871, 853 entitled “Post-Quantum Cryptographic Communication Protocol (2019)”. Cryptographic protocols are used to secure information transmission via the internet and is used in blockchain and bitcoin. Rapid advances in quantum computing over recent years brought about concerns that traditional cryptographic protocols can be breached by such quantum computers. Therefore, this new protocol improves security protocols by using vectors.

Date: 
Monday, June 3, 2019
for Month: 
June, 2019

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