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United States banking large JPMorgan Chase (NYSE:) has unveiled analysis on a quantum key distribution (QKD) blockchain community that’s immune to quantum computing assaults.

QKD makes use of quantum mechanics and cryptography to allow two events to alternate safe knowledge and detect and defend towards third events trying to listen in on the alternate. The expertise is seen as a viable protection towards potential blockchain hacks that could possibly be carried out by quantum computer systems sooner or later.