Assemble a well-equipped hardware hacker's toolkit
Every hardware hacker needs the right arsenal of hardware hacking tools to get the job done right. For some hacks, you may need a single screwdriver. For others, a workshop complete with power tools and advanced electronic equipment may be required. In this sample chapter from Hardware Hacking: Have Fun While Voiding Your Warranty, review the tools and supplies that form the baseline of any good hardware hacking cache. Photos and detailed descriptions outline what you need, from basic tools for beginning hackers, to mid-range tools for more serious hardware hackers, to tools for the hardcore hacker that will get you as far as you need to go for a successful hardware hack of almost any type.
Title: Hardware Hacking: Have Fun While Voiding Your Warranty
Published: January 2004
Authors: Joe Grand, Ryan Russell, Kevin D. Mitnick (Editor)
Chapter: Chapter 1: Tools of the Warranty Voiding Trade
Published by Syngress Publishing