Podcast
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MEP EP#109: Arduino, The Gateway Drug To #BadgeLife

Podcast Notes

  • AND!XOR
  • Bitstr3m
    • Did the Android mobile application for the DEFCON 25 badge
  • Zapp
    • Does the hardware design
  • HyR0n
    • Embedded software, puzzles, etc
  • DEFCON 25 RECAP
    • Last year’s badge details
      • Hunter S. Thompson as Bender
      • Bender on a bender
      • Botnet
      • Changing voltage regulators mid-manufacturing run
      • QFN design on PCB
      • Iterative prototyping
    • HotFix to patch BLE exploit
    • Hacking IoT Vodka
    • Badge Sales
  • DEFCON 26 new Badge details
    • Hardware or Software secrets?
      • Double down on Botnet
    • Lessons learned to apply to the new badge?
      • WS2812Bs do not reflow well
      • QFN design on PCB is critical
      • Implement OTA updates
      • Iterative prototyping
      • I2C
  • Looking forward to this year?
    • Not flashing badges three times
    • Going to hacker jeopardy
    • Want to see more people hacking badges

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Runtime: (00:48:26)

Hosts:
Parker Dillmann
Stephen Kraig

Guest:
AND!XOR
Bitstr3m
HyR0n
Zapp


Left to Right: HyR0n, Zapp, Bitstr3m, Cr4bf04m, and Bl1tz

 


Special thanks to whixr over at Tymkrs for the intro and outro!