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Quantum computing and cryptography.. some light reading

Here are some references from one of Australia's leading crypto experts who recently shared his expertise with us at Haventec. All I can say is that we are entering a dangerous new world.

https://www.quantamagazine.org/20140515-forging-a-qubit-to-rule-them-all/
Really great explanation of real life Qubit building scenario

https://www.quantamagazine.org/20150908-quantum-safe-encryption/
Explains the growing concern for cryptographers over Quantum computers cracking/ brute force capability

http://csrc.nist.gov/publications/drafts/nistir-8105/nistir_8105_draft.pdf
A report from Feb 2016 outlining specific implications of quantum computing an specific cryptographic uses.