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Hi, my name is Niklas and I'm a computer enthusiast/hacker/engineer from Germany.
My main interests with regard to technology include free software, dynamic high-level languages, functional programming, system programming, algorithms and IT security.
I have worked for an IT security company where I experimented with exploits and developed payloads as part of a framework for client-side post-exploitation. I also wrote software demonstrating the exploitation of security-related issues, including man-in-the-middle attacks on online banking interfaces and tools to extract data from social networks.
Some open-source stuff:
- Vimium: Contributed an UI for fuzzy completion
- ideone.org Chrome Integration, a shameless hack of Felix Kling's excellent Codingpad extension. Can be used to really swiftly execute code snippets in different languages without navigating away from StackOverflow ;)
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