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Welcome to BSidesLV 2016, our 8th annual BSides in beautiful Las Vegas, Nevada!
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Wednesday, August 3 • 10:30 - 11:00
A Noobs Intro Into Biohacking, Grinding, DIY Body Augmentation

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Controlling devices through implanted chips used to be purely science fiction. Now, through the efforts of brave souls known as grinders this type of biohacking, and other do-it-yourself body modification, is not just reality, this movement is becoming more widespread, as it gets assimilated and adopted by tech enthusiasts. See this world from the fresh eyes of a would-be grinder, with a background in tech support and ministry, as he himself explores his own creation amplified through current, off-the-shelf technology.

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Johnny Xmas

Sr. Penetration Tester, RedLegg Tradecraft Labs
| Johnny Xmas is a penetration tester for the Chicago-Based MSS and Security Assessment firm RedLegg International, and has been speaking Internationally on the topics of Information Security, Career Advancement and Social Engineering for nearly 15 years. You may recall him from various local news appearances, his work on the 2015 TSA keys leak, or as the Hacking Expert on Gamespot \ MATPAT’s “Reality Check” series. His infamous mixture... Read More →

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Doug Copeland

SysAdmin, Coastal Bend District, UMC
IT Gunslinger for Hire; not a Hacker, or Cracker, New Father, Lucky Husband to an Amazing Wife, ENTJ

Wednesday August 3, 2016 10:30 - 11:00
Proving Ground Florentine E