Off The Hook

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Off The Hook a podcast from 2600: The Hacker Quarterly. It discusses the hacker's view of the emerging technology, and the threats posed by an increasingly Orwellian society. Hear updates on security flaws from the hacker perspective, as well as the latest news from within the hacker community. Follow us on Twitter @HackerRadioShow and Mastodon @HackerRadioShow@Mastodon.social

A late start and Skype problems, the HOPE conference starts this weekend, support WBAI & get a half-price HOPE ticket, Alex recalls an omen from a year ago, Lexicon talks about the Cyberpunk Now film festival planned for HOPE, Greg Newby discusses some of the technology that will be in use for HOPE, highlights of some of the keynote speakers, live stream & chat details, late night performances.

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The fundraiser continues, the HOPE conference starts in a few weeks, scrambling to organize the talks, the final two keynotes to be announced tomorrow, profiles of the three keynote speakers announced yesterday, virtual 2600 meetings, Trump wants to ban TikTok, BlueLeaks server in Germany confiscated, Facebook condemned in their own …
The fundraiser continues, The Hacker Digest lifetime subscription, three year subscription to 2600 Magazine, the hacker tote bag, Alex is still in PA, wearing a mask to slow the spread of covid-19 has become politicized, doctor visits are an odd experience now, planning for the upcoming virtual HOPE conference is …
Demonstrations in NYC and surrounding areas, Alex makes an emergency trip into the city, the hacker tote bag, The Hacker Digest lifetime subscription, three year subscription to 2600 Magazine, an update on the 2020 HOPE conference, 2600 Magazine is available at grocery stores, NYPD plans to encrypt their radio communications, …
An apology for last week's show, fundraising show, Greg Newby, Aestetix & Mitch Altman join via Skype to discuss the plans for the upcoming virtual HOPE conference, The Hacker Digest lifetime subscription, three-year subscription to 2600 Magazine, the hacker tote bag.
Audio problems plague the show, the HOPE conference will still be held in an expanded 9-day online event.
Fundraising show, the WBAI face mask, Alex is finally reunited with his family, protests against social distancing, personal accounts from those affected by covid-19, keeping everyone safe.
Are we on the air? Rob and Gila find toilet paper, Alex is still isolated in Pennsylvania, living with the new normal, countries lead by women handled covid outbreak better than those led by men, Zoom security concerns, attempting to take listener phone calls.
An update on Alex's health, more healthcare workers threatened with termination for speaking out, Dr. Nisha Mehta discusses the situation healthcare workers are facing, protests in Michigan, listener phone calls.
Making noise, an update on Alex's health, entrenched politics, failures of leadership, doctors punished for speaking out about inadequate protective gear, delivering supplies to those who need them, listener phone calls, 5G cellular towers being attacked.
An update on Alex's health, increasing protective measures, disturbing projections, weird noises, getting through this together, artificial software locks preventing ventilator repairs, it's census day, listener phone calls, 2600 meetings cancelled, Manu Dibango has passed away.
Technical problems, more information about the upcoming HOPE conference, Google drops support for digital magazines, listener phone calls.
Iranian cyber attacks, Twitter hacks, disinformation campaign targets Australian bushfires, Facebook bans deepfakes, Cambridge Analytica data leak.
Happy New Year, the headphones in the studio aren't working, a look back at 2019 and a look ahead to 2020, listener phone calls.
Merry Christmas! The 36th Chaos Computer Congress starts on Friday, Mitch Altman is on the phone to discuss the upcoming conference, Verizon outage in NYC, Android app issues and privacy risks in the news, listener phone calls.
Two hour fundraising show, weather is exciting, new three digit dialing code, The Hacker Digest lifetime subscription, 2600 tote bag, 3 year subscription to 2600 Magazine, the Hacker Portrait, Ring camera intrusions, listener phone calls, the Brooklyn impeachment bell.
Jason Scott is in the studio, fundraising show, The Hacker Digest lifetime subscription, 2600 tote bag, 3 year subscription to 2600 Magazine, the Hacker Portrait, OTH is moving back to the 7pm time slot beginning next week, an update on the Virgil Griffith case, Jason Scott discusses the drastic scale …
Virgil Griffith arrested and charged with helping North Korea evade US sanctions, Fabio Pietrosanti - who attended the blockchain conference in North Korea with Virgil - explains what was actually discussed at the conference.
OTH is broadcasting from the new studio, fundraising show, 2600 tote bag, The Hacker Digest lifetime subscription, 3 year subscription to 2600 Magazine, the Hacker Portrait, .org registry is being sold, listener phone calls, hacking in the news.
Two-hour fundraising show, next week's show will be in the new studio, 2600 tote bag, The Hacker Digest lifetime subscription, 3 year subscription to 2600 Magazine, the Hacker Portrait, Joseph Menn - technology projects reporter for Reuters - discusses his book "Cult of the Dead Cow: How the Original Hacking …