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Joe Grand Writes Foreword for The Hardware Hacking Handbook

Tuesday, Nov 16th, 2021

Joe Grand of Grand Idea Studio has contributed the foreword for The Hardware Hacking Handbook: Breaking Embedded Security with Hardware Attacks. Written by Jasper van Woudenberg and Colin O’Flynn, the book explores the designs of embedded systems and the techniques required for executing effective hardware attacks. Through the foreword, Joe … [ continue ]

Joe Grand Writes Foreword for Manual PCB-RE: The Essentials

Saturday, Aug 14th, 2021

Joe Grand of Grand Idea Studio has contributed the foreword for Manual PCB-RE: The Essentials. Written by Keng Tiong Ng, the book follows the process of reverse engineering a real-world, complex printed circuit board from start to finish. Through the foreword, Joe provides encouragement to readers as they begin … [ continue ]

DEFCON 27 Badge Turned Into Social Distancing Reminder

Monday, Sep 14th, 2020

Grand Idea Studio has created a social distancing reminder using the DEFCON 27 Badge. In 2019, the badge was the official attendee badge for DEFCON, the world’s largest and oldest continuously running hacker conference. It served as a game for attendees to play during the event and interacted with … [ continue ]

Altium Stories Features Joe Grand

Thursday, Feb 6th, 2020

Altium Stories, created by global engineering software company Altium, is a YouTube series that highlights today’s innovators and designers. Joe Grand of Grand Idea Studio is featured in an episode entitled “Confessions of a Hacker known as Kingpin,” which explores his relationship with hacking, technology, engineering, and … [ continue ]

In Support of Right to Repair

Monday, Feb 11th, 2019

Joe Grand of Grand Idea Studio has written a public letter in support of Right to Repair. Right to Repair is a grassroots effort to fight against the closed, monopolized repair tactics of many modern technology vendors and to raise bipartisan awareness of the need for consumers to … [ continue ]



Joe [Kingpin] Grand Keynote And Workshops Galore

It’s our great pleasure to announce that Joe [Kingpin] Grand … [ continue ]

Hamish & Andy

Episode 161

Joe Grand is Jack’s secret weapon in hopes of recovering … [ continue ]

Business Insider

I'm a hacker who helps people recover millions in lost ...

This as-told-to essay … [ continue ]

Boing Boing

How my friend recovered $2 million locked in a crypto wallet

I’ve known Joe Grand for a long time. I first … [ continue ]

BBC News

'Hackers helped me find my lost Bitcoin fortune'

Joe Grand, who … [ continue ]


Hack The Planet: How This Hacker Unlocked A $2 Million ...

While cyber-crooks can use hacking techniques to steal cryptocurrency, that … [ continue ]

What’s Next Wall Street

How to Hack a Crypto Wallet for Millions

This week we interview Joe Grand, former hacker-kingpin from L0pht … [ continue ]

The Amp Hour

New Life Skills with Joe Grand

Joe Grand returns to The Amp Hour after 10 years … [ continue ]



Joe [Kingpin] Grand Keynote And ...

Hamish & Andy

Episode 161

Business Insider

I'm a hacker who helps people ...