"The Only Winning Move Is to Hack: Playing Capture the Flag to Learn Security", The Recompiler, Issue 3
"We're Not Second-Class Students", Medium on behalf of the Anita Borg Institute
Podcasts and interviewS
Advanced Persistent Security, episode 30, on CFP success
"Women in Information Security: Kat Sweet", The State of Security (Tripwire)
"Hacking Our Way Into Hacking"
CypherCon, March 11, 2016: Unrecorded
BSides Las Vegas, August 4, 2015: Unrecorded
It may seem like everyone in infosec has always been a hacker. However, many of us have come to hacking from other industries, and as we make our way through the infosec community it’s often hard to find others like us. This is a conversation for every hacker who started as a mechanic, a kindergarten teacher, or a gender studies major: let’s talk about where we came from, how we got here, how we leverage the skills from our previous careers, and some of the unique challenges we’ve come across as hackers with “past lives”.
"I Amateur Radio (And So Can You!)"
BSides Indy, February 21, 2015: Unrecorded
Ham radio: it’s the 100 year-old technology that refuses to die. Whether you’re a wireless enthusiast, electronics tinkerer, or just someone who wants to be able to communicate during the zombie apocalypse, having a ham radio license can open a new world of possibilities for any hacker. Come learn how and where to get your license, what you can expect to study, how you can work radio into your everyday hacking, and anything else you ever wanted to know about ham radio but were afraid to ask.
"The Sensual Side of 3D Printing"
SkyTalks at DEF CON, August 2, 2013: Unrecorded
BSides Las Vegas, July 31, 2013 (Fair warning: NSFW language and topic, if the abstract doesn't make that abundantly clear)
Come one, come all! In this stimulating oral presentation, learn how to harness 3D printing technology for a purpose that we can all get behind: sex toys. You'll be taken through the ins and outs of erecting your perfect toy right in the privacy of your own bedroom: from design, to material choice, to post-processing, it's only as hard as you want it to be. You'll learn how to program your first sex toy's own unique curves, and you'll also learn why privacy, anonymity, and choice all dictate that your next 3D model should be for personal use only.