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March 6, 2006

Prof says there’s no hacker he can’t foil

Filed under: Links — rakhesh @ 10:55 am

A University of Toronto professor says he can now use a photon of light to smash through the most sophisticated computer theft schemes that hackers can devise.Using the infinitesimally small light particles — and one of physics’ most confusing theories — U of T computer engineer Hoi-Kwong Lo says it’s possible to confound even the most elaborate decoding plots and, eventually, safeguard financial or classified information from electronic spies or burglars. §

 

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