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Samsung’s New Galaxy Quantum 2 Uses ID Quantique’s Quantum Cryptography to Secure Apps

By IQT News posted 15 Apr 2021

(ZDNet) Samsung is launching a new smartphone equipped with quantum cryptography technology, which promises to deliver a new level of security to consumer applications like mobile banking.
Developed together with South Korean telecoms giant SK Telecom, the Galaxy Quantum 2 device will be — at least for the foreseeable future — only available to the South Korean public, and is the second quantum-equipped smartphone released by Samsung.
With a 6.7-inch display, a 64MP main camera, and a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+ chipset, the Quantum 2’s feature set matches some of Samsung’s flagship smartphones, with the additional security of quantum cryptography for some of the device’s services.
The Galaxy A includes a quantum random number generator (QRNG) that’s designed to secure sensitive transactions against the most sophisticated attacks.
**Developed by ID Quantique, the QRNG comes in the form of a 2.5mm-by-2.5mm chipset that leverages the unpredictable properties of quantum particles to generate completely random numbers. This is key to making cryptography keys more robust: the more random a security key, the harder it is to use logical mathematics to crack the code.

**NOTE: ID Quantique the Platinum Sponsor for IQT-NYC Online May 17-20

Thomas Stengel, Senior Director of QRNG Business Development, Quantum-safe Chips for ID Quantique Has Agreed to Present “QRNGs: The First Mass Market Quantum Technology?” at IQT-NYC Online May 17 “QRNGs: The First Mass Market Quantum Technology?”

Axel Foery, Executive VP Quantum-Safe Security, ID Quantique; Has Agreed to Present the Opening Keynote as Overall Event Sponsor at IQT-NYC Online May 17 at 8:55

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