News & Events

centauris-cn-series

Centauris Encryption Product Updates

As part of our continued commitment to provide tried and tested high-assurance offerings, we are pleased to announce that FIPS 140-2 Level 3 & Common Criteria EAL2+ certifications have been achieved for the first time on the Centauris CN8000 Multilink Encryptor platforms.

Read More »
qkd-in-space

ID Quantique Joins the Quantum Space Race

ID Quantique SA (IDQ) today announced that it has joined the quantum space race. After having launched the first ground-based commercial Quantum Key Distribution (QKD) system a decade ago based on optical fibers, IDQ now hopes within a few years to offer a new

Read More »
economist

Quantum Technology is Here, There and Everywhere

Quantum technology is beginning to come into its own. In a recent technology quarterly article, The Economist writes “After decades as laboratory curiosities, some of quantum physics’ oddest effects are beginning to be put to use”.

Read More »
quantum-world-association

Quantum World Association Announced At MWC

With the vision to bring together players in the field of quantum technologies and services, a group of leading companies has decided to found the Quantum World Association, a not-for-profit organization based in Barcelona.

Read More »
etsi

IDQ becomes ETSI member

IDQ is delighted to announce it has become a member of ETSI, the European Telecommunications Standards Institute, which produces globally-applicable standards for information and communications technologies. As an ETSI member, IDQ is now an active participant in two emerging technology committees: Quantum Safe Cryptography

Read More »
encryption-keys

The Case for Strong Encryption Keys

The strength of any cryptographic system lies in its keys – the random stream of bits used by the cryptographic algorithm to transform plain text into cypher text and back again. Recently, the strength of these keys – particularly those used in PKI –

Read More »
breach-level-index

Data owners still failing to get to grips with encryption

In its 2016 Breach Level Index report, Gemalto revealed that 1,792 breach incidents took place worldwide, affecting more than 1.3 billion records. This equates to over three million records being lost or stolen every day last year and brings the total number of records

Read More »
icmc

ICMC 2017, USA, 16 – 19 May 2017

The International Cryptographic Module Conference is a growing forum for global expertise in commercial cryptography. Come and join us! ID Quantique will give a talk on "Quantum threat...and quantum solution. How can quantum key distribution be integrated into a quantum-safe security infrastructure".

Read More »
castle

QCrypt 2017, UK, 18 – 22 September 2017

The annual conference on quantum cryptography (QCrypt) is a conference based in Cambridge for students and researchers working on all aspects of quantum cryptography. IDQ will be there! Join us.

Read More »
qkd-in-space

Photon Counting News March 2017

In our third edition of 2017, we discuss how IDQ is joining the Quantum space race and we showcase our ID101 which has been chosen for the PicSat Mission. Finally we highlight a recent Economist article that discusses quantum technology in its multiple forms.

Read More »
economist

QuEST: Quantum Era Security Times March 2017

We bring you breaking news on how IDQ is joining the Quantum space race; we also highlight a recent Economist article that discusses quantum technology in its multiple forms and we showcase two exciting product updates on our range of encryptors.

Read More »