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Mike Ryan

Talk Title:

Bluetooth Hacking: Tools and Techniques


With the continuing growth of IoT, more and more devices are entering the market with Bluetooth. This talk will shed some light on how these devices use Bluetooth and will cover reverse engineering and hacking techniques that in many cases can be accomplished with hardware you already have! Whether you're a Bluetooth newbie or a seasoned pro, you’ll learn something from this talk.

Speaker Bio:

Mike Ryan is a noted expert on Bluetooth security. He has discovered several Bluetooth-related CVEs: CVE-2018-9119 (stealing credit card numbers via Bluetooth), CVE-2014-4428 (affecting OS X, iOS, and Apple TV), and along with Richo Healey discovered CVE-2015-2249 (affecting Boosted electric skateboards). In 2016 Mike founded ICE9 Consulting to address the increasing demand for security reviews of IoT devices. Mike's personal motto is "if you like it you shoulda put Bluetooth on it".