Satoshi's Bitcoin Fortune Will Be Easiest Batch for Quantum Computers to Hack, Says Andreas Antonopoulos | The Daily Hodl

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Bitcoin evangelist and influencer Andreas Antonopoulos says Satoshi Nakamoto's massive Bitcoin trove will be an easy target for quantum computers.
In a Bitcoin HARDTalk interview, Antonopoulos says that investors should keep a close watch on Nakamoto's BTC fortune. If the dormant coins start moving, Antonopoulos says it is likely not the doing of the anonymous Bitcoin creator.

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"Especially with some of the early keys, they are pay-to-public keys, the public keys are visible and the money is sitting in them.

Therefore, a quantum computer, its first target, its juiciest target, its easiest to attack target is the Satoshi stash. How do we know if a quantum computer exists that can break ECDSA (elliptic curve digital algorithm). Simple, Satoshi's coins start moving, and in fact at some point after a decade or so it might actually be the more likely explanation.

So you see the coins moving and you're like 'Did Satoshi come back from the dead?' or 'Did a quantum computer emerge that can break [ECDSA keys]?' As the years go by, I start leaning more towards, 'Okay, it…
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