Ryan Lackey


Founder of ResetSecurity

Workshop Title

Using inexpensive consumer-off-the-shelf platforms for high-risk travel security


Ryan Lackey has been a cypherpunk for over 20 years. He founded the world's first offshore datahaven, HavenCo, on Sealand in 2000. He was involved with pre-cryptocurrency anonymous digital currencies backed with gold and other assets, and worked in Iraq, Afghanistan, and other conflict zones, bootstrapping a satellite and wireless communications company. Later, he founded a Y Combinator-backed startup, CryptoSeal, which he sold to Cloudflare in 2014. After working at Cloudflare for the following two years, he founded ResetSecurity in 2016.