RIP: Barnaby Jack, hacker
Reuters is reporting the sudden and untimely death of New Zealand-born hacker Barnaby Jack. Barnaby was scheduled to appear at this week’s BlackHat conference in Las Vegas, NV, with a presentation entitled Implantable Medical Devices: Hacking Humans.
His body was reportedly found at an apartment in San Francisco’s Nob Hill neighborhood, according to a police spokesman, who would not say what caused Jack’s death but said police had ruled out foul play.
His most notable presentation (depicted in the above video) was at BlackHat in 2010, entitled Jackpotting Automatic Teller Machines.
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