Defcon 2010 – Hacker Intercepts GSM

I know I have been posting alot of videos lately but this one caught my eye for a couple of reasons this morning.

Firstly its an impressive video showing how easy it is to intercept 80% of the worlds calls with just $1,500 worth of equipment. Also the source article over on Venture Beat says that he can also jam a band preventing calls just as easily which is quite scary.

The second reason why this video caught my eye is it appears that this brit-hacker is wearing high-heels throughout his presentation, check it out: