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25th Chaos Communication Congress
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Karsten Nohl

Karsten is a hardware hacker and cryptographer. His academic research deals with privacy protection, while his hacking projects focus on cracking cryptographic hardware. This year, Karsten talked a lot about smart-card security and embedded cryptography at USENIX Security, BlackHat, CanSecWest, Toorcon, the HOPE conference, and other venues.