This time on Hak5 we venture back to DC for Shmoocon and meet up with Michael Ossmann of to find out about project Ubertooth – a custom hardware device for sniffing and injecting bluetooth packets. Then Shannon finds out the latest from Hackers For Charity with our good friend Johnny Long. Look out for even more Shmoocon coverage next week as we wrap up Hak5 season 8.

Download HD Download MP4 Download WMV

Keep up with the latest on Hak5 by follow us on Twitter or Facebook. Subscribe and get your weekly technolust delivered automatically. Or show your support and grab some swag from the HakShop – including the new airport friendly WiFi Pineapple and hoodie. Finally if you’d like to suggest a topic
for ask a question feel free to hit up

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *



  • nice…but the audio dropped out during the interview with Michael Ossmann @6:40

  • magfal 5 years ago

    You could discover nondiscoverable bluetooth with an old sony ericsson k700i and combine the information gathered too mess with hidden bluetooth back in the day.

  • Remind Johnny Long he still owes me a tshirt ordered last August :)

  • Hey, did the format changes mess up the TiVo feed? This weeks has not show up on there yet, but all my other shows did.

  • Brandon "Way too late" bachman 5 years ago

    Maybe them kids in Uganda should stop using Windows 98!

    Sorry, I know they’re old stock photos. But c’mon! Canonical’s an African upstart! There should be a Ubuntu in everybody’s hard drive by now…

    • Conzales 5 years ago

      I totally agree. Learning what OSS is all about to kids all over the world would be a much better thing!

  • nmssystems 5 years ago

    My sound did not drop out in this video. Interesting things about how Bluetooth did not really have any security other than the Bluetooth not being able to be scanned by other devices. I guess it is like turning off the broadcast SSID option on the Wireless AP and calling that security. I did find this article on Bluetooth security that talks about how it is up to the vendor or OEM of the Bluetooth device to implement security in there Bluetooth devices.

  • jsmith 4 years ago

    This is insaneeeeee! look at how much has changed since 2000. this is an OLD thread talking about what you would do with 10,000 to build a computer lol WOW we are lucky.

  • What i don’t understood is in truth how you’re not really a lot more smartly-liked than you might be now.

    You are so intelligent. You understand thus significantly on the subject of this subject, produced me for my part
    believe it from a lot of various angles. Its like women and men don’t seem to be involved unless it is something to accomplish with Woman gaga!
    Your personal stuffs excellent. Always take care of it up!

  • Hello friends, fastidious piece of writing and pleasant arguments commented
    at this place, I am truly enjoying by these.

  • Hello There. I found your blog the usage of msn. That is a really well written article.
    I will be sure to bookmark it and come back to
    read more of your helpful info. Thank you for the
    post. I’ll certainly comeback.

  • When someone writes an article he/she keeps the idea of a user in his/her
    brain that how a user can know it. Thus that’s why this paragraph
    is amazing. Thanks!

  • You’re so cool! I do not think I’ve read a single thing like
    that before. So wonderful to find somebody with genuine thoughts on this
    subject matter. Seriously.. thank you for starting this up.
    This web site is something that’s needed on the web, someone with some originality!

  • Wow that was strange. I just wrote an extremely long
    comment but after I clicked submit my comment didn’t
    appear. Grrrr… well I’m not writing all that over again. Regardless,
    just wanted to say wonderful blog!

  • I love your blog.. very nice colors & theme. Did
    you create this website yourself or did you hire someone to do
    it for you? Plz reply as I’m looking to construct my own blog and would like to find out where u got this from.

    many thanks

  • Right here is the perfect blog for anyone who hopes to find out
    about this topic. You realize so much its almost tough to argue with
    you (not that I actually will need to…HaHa). You certainly put a brand new spin on a subject that’s been written about
    for many years. Excellent stuff, just excellent!

  • This piece of writing is in fact a nice one it assists new net
    viewers, who are wishing for blogging.

  • I do believe all the concepts you have introduced to your post.

    They are really convincing and will definitely work.
    Nonetheless, the posts are very brief for starters.

    May you please lengthen them a little from subsequent time?

    Thank you for the post.

  • I feel this is among the so much vital info for me.
    And i’m satisfied studying your article. But want to commentary on few common things,
    The website taste is wonderful, the articles is truly great : D.
    Excellent task, cheers