back to article Bomb scare causes mass evacuation at DEF CON

A bomb scare at Caesars Forum, the main venue for this week's DEF CON hacking convention, led to the halls being cleared on Saturday evening. We're told a suspicious-looking box was spotted and reported, leading to an evacuation for safety's sake and so that fire crews and police officers could investigate. The timing was bad …

  1. mistersaxon

    Mind bomb - nice!

    I appreciated the the sub-heading. Thanks for reminding me that all my aspirations have shrivelled in the sun too.

    1. frithi

      Re: Mind bomb - nice!

      Thought it was on Soul Mining? I could be wrong. ..

      1. IainT

        Re: Mind bomb - nice!

        It is Soul Mining, and I'm very glad people got the reference. A classic track.

        1. frithi

          Re: Mind bomb - nice!

          Touring next year by all accounts.

  2. YetAnotherLocksmith Silver badge


    My book got released!

    At DefCon! Alas, I wasn't there, but 3 of the 5 authors were. Big fanfare.

  3. big_D Silver badge

    Great write-up

    Hi Iain, great write-up, really enjoyed reading it and a great show with Leo and the crew on Sunday.

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