22C3 - 2.2

22nd Chaos Communication Congress
Private Investigations

Marcel Holtmann

the trifinite.group is a bunch of computer experts that teamed up in order to do some projects in the area of wireless devices with special focus on security.

Marcel Holtmann is the maintainer and the core developer of the official Linux Bluetooth stack which is called BlueZ. He started working with the Bluetooth technology back in 2001. His work includes new hardware drivers, upper layer protocol implementations and the integration of Bluetooth into other subsystems of the Linux kernel. In January 2004 he overtook the maintainer role from the original developer Max Krasnyansky. Together with Jean Tourrilhes he maintains the OpenOBEX project. He is also responsible for the IrDA and Bluetooth integrations of the Gnokii project.