Over one year ago a reporter reached out to us with a crazy idea, he said, “I want you to hack me… no holds barred. Gloves off. And I want to get it on film….” How did those events affect him? Find out as Kevin Roose joins us on the SEPodcast April 11, 2016
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Kevin Roose is a business and technology writer for New York magazine and the Daily Intelligencer blog. He has written several books including The Unlikely Disciple: A Sinner's Semester at America's Holiest University and Young Money: Inside the Hidden World of Wall Street's Post-Crash Recruits.
In 2015, Kevin asked Chris and his team of expert social engineers to hack him. There was no restrictions - phishing, vishing, impersonation and a complete d0x were all on the table. If haven't seen the outcome you can view in on the YouTube Video that already has over 2 million views.
We thought it would be a great idea to invite Kevin on the show and ask him a few questions:
- What gave you this crazy idea?
- Did you think you would come out the victor?
- How did you really feel as you realized you where pwned?
- How has it affected you after the hack?
- Anything you do differently now?
- And so much more....
Check out Kevin's recommended book: The Second Machine Age: Work, Progress, and Prosperity in a Time of Brilliant Technologies
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