cyphercon podcast

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About the Host
Kyle Puckhaber has a wide background from mitigating cyber-security threats, business to politics, and everything in between. He loves navigating through chaos to find customized solutions to problems. He is the CFO for the cyber-security startup Deeplight Systems. He is a philosopher at heart. As a contrarian, he questions conventional wisdom and experiments with alternative approaches to traditional problems. He enjoys travelling, the outdoors, and finding wisdom in travelers and nature. The first podcast he hosted is called Seeking Truth, which is an effort to find truth through the dialectic process.

Episode 04: Creating Koyns

Brian Van Stedum joins me on this episode to talk about his process around creating CypherCon coins, why he was inspired to volunteer his time to make them and participate in the CypherCon community, and what drives him. You can find him @KoynArtist on Twitter. Notable quotes “There is no greater payment than being able…

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Episode 03: Guiding Kidz to Use the Hacker Mindset

Dave Schwartzberg and I have an incredible conversation about kids and how to support them in their hacking endeavors in security and technology. We talk about his project Hak4Kidz (hak4kidz.com/) where he introduces kids to everything hacker. We talk about technology taught in the school system, his thoughts on introducing hacking to STEM to make…

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Episode 02: Radio Frequency Hacking and the Math of the Universe

Caleb Madrigal (https://calebmadrigal.com/) and I discuss radio frequency hacking, monitor the transmission signal to unlock my car, Tracker Jacker (https://github.com/calebmadrigal/trackerjacker) which tracks Internet of Things (IoT) devices searching for wireless signals, the math of the universe, surrealism and science fiction, and the nature of God. A fascinating conversation with a fascinating human – there’s something…

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Episode 01: Hunter Gatherer Hacker

This episode we meet with Nick Wersel, 2019 CypherCon Speaker. Kyle talks with Nick about creative ways to answer the question, what should I eat today? Nick has always been interested in hiking in the woods and identifying plants and now ⅓ of his diet is made up of plants he finds in nature. In…

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Episode 01: Hunter Gatherer Hacker

Episode 00: What is CypherCon?

“The Creator of CypherCon, Michael Goetzman and I, Kyle Puckhaber, have a conversation about what CypherCon is, what it means to be a hacker, and what one can expect at CypherCon. We talk about the CypherCon villages – lock picking and safe cracking, Internet of Things, wireless hacking, virtual reality, social engineering, and hacking for…

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Episode 00: What is CypherCon?