# whois darren.kitchen
Darren Kitchen is the founder of Hak5 — a company dedicated to educating and equipping cyber security professionals.
Since 2005 his award winning podcasts have inspired generations of hackers and IT pros. As the longest running series on YouTube, Hak5 has amassed hundreds of millions of views worldwide.
Kitchen is an author, speaker and information security innovator. As a product designer, he holds patents for many industry standard devices — like the NIST recognized WiFi Pineapple and USB Rubber Ducky. As a security researcher, he is the creator of keystroke injection and hotplug attack techniques.
Kitchen has contributed to and made appearances on G4TechTV (Call for Help), CNET (Buzz Out Loud), TWiT (TNT), CBS (Person of Interest), HBO (Silicon Valley), National Geographic (Breakthrough: Cyber Terror), USA (Mr. Robot), NBC (Blacklist, FBI), Universal (Jason Bourne), as well as features in Wired Magazine, the New York Times, and DC's Adventures of Superman.
He also pwns you in UT, CS and Q3.
Contact: @Hak5Darren, email@example.com#