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What’s Next Wall Street

Friday, Feb 4th, 2022

This week we interview Joe Grand, former hacker-kingpin from L0pht turned ethical white-hat-hacker on how he cracked a Trezor wallet containing 2 million dollars in cryptocurrency. [ continue ]

The Amp Hour

Sunday, Jan 30th, 2022

Joe Grand returns to The Amp Hour after 10 years to talk with Chris about hardware hacking, past projects, and what he hopes to learn next. [ continue ]

Cybercrime Magazine Podcast

Tuesday, Jan 25th, 2022

Joe Grand – also known as “Kingpin” – is a hardware hacker who was a member of L0pht Heavy Industries, a hacker collective based in the Boston area that was active between 1992 and 2000. In this episode, Joe joins host Hillarie McClure to discuss how he got interested in technology, what led to his career as a hacker, and more. [ continue ]

The Verge

Monday, Jan 24th, 2022

First, he forgot his PIN – then he started looking for hackers. [ continue ]

The Virtual CISO Podcast

Friday, Dec 17th, 2021

You’ve probably heard the hype: IoT is the next frontier in the information revolution that promises to make all our lives easier… And that’s doubly true for hackers. In this episode, we’re joined by Joe Grand, also known as Kingpin, to take a look at the vulnerabilities hackers exploit in IoT (and how you can defend against them). [ continue ]


Hamish & Andy

Episode 161

Business Insider

I'm a hacker who helps people ...

Boing Boing

How my friend recovered $2 million ...