Kyle Rankin is the Chief Security Officer at Purism. He is the author of Linux Hardening in Hostile Networks, DevOps Troubleshooting, The Official Ubuntu Server Book, Knoppix Hacks, Knoppix Pocket Reference, Linux Multimedia Hacks and Ubuntu Hacks, and also a contributor to a number of other O'Reilly books. Rankin speaks frequently on security and open-source software including at BsidesLV, O'Reilly Security Conference, OSCON, SCALE, CactusCon, Linux World Expo and Penguicon. You can follow him at @kylerankin.
March 26th, 2020 | 1 hr 9 mins
coronavirus, covid-19, open source, privacy, technology, telecommuting
Doc Searls and Katherine Druckman talk to Kyle Rankin, Petros Koutoupis, and Shawn Powers about the new realities we're facing as a result of COVID-19.
February 3rd, 2020 | 1 hr 8 mins
hardware, mobile, open source, privacy, technology
Doc Searls and Katherine Druckman talk to Kyle Rankin of Purism about mobile phones, their security and privacy vulnerabilities, and Purism's new Librem 5 device.
September 12th, 2019 | 42 mins 18 secs
January 11th, 2019 | 44 mins 52 secs
Katherine Druckman and Doc Searls talk to Linux Journal's Technical Editor, Kyle Rankin, about vendor lock-in.
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Lessons in Vendor Lock-in: Shaving
Lessons in Vendor Lock-in: Messaging
November 14th, 2018 | 45 mins 35 secs
Katherine Druckman and Doc Searls talk to Kyle Rankin about about sounding alarms in various communities.
The Four Essential Freedoms
The Coral Project
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October 25th, 2018 | 46 mins 5 secs