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Hamish & Andy

Thursday, Mar 3rd, 2022

Joe Grand is Jack’s secret weapon in hopes of recovering Hamish & Andy’s cryptocurrency. [ continue ]

Business Insider

Thursday, Feb 24th, 2022

This as-told-to essay is based on a conversation with Joe Grand, a hacker who helps people recover their lost bitcoin. Grand shared his journey to becoming a white-hat hacker and his tips for keeping your cryptocurrency safe. [ continue ]

Boing Boing

Monday, Feb 14th, 2022

I’ve known Joe Grand for a long time. I first met him when I was an editor at Wired and he was a teenage hardware hacker known as Kingpin. Recently he’s been using his hacker skills to help people who recover forgotten passcodes for their cryptocurrency hardware wallets. [ continue ]

BBC News

Thursday, Feb 10th, 2022

Joe Grand, who started hacking as a teenager and is well known in the hacking community, recently made a viral YouTube video showing how he cracked open a hardware wallet containing $2m of a crypto-currency called Theta. [ continue ]

Forbes

Monday, Feb 7th, 2022

While cyber-crooks can use hacking techniques to steal cryptocurrency, that doesn’t make all hackers baddies. Far from it. And to helpfully prove my point, you need to look no further than Joe Grand and the case of the locked $2 million Trezor crypto wallet. [ continue ]

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