Oxblood Ruffin

IRL Name: 
Laird Brown

Oxblood Ruffin a member of the hacker group CULT OF THE DEAD COW (cDc), for which he serves as "Foreign Minister." He is also the founder and executive director of Hacktivismo, an off-shoot of cDc. Ruffin is active in human rights causes and is a vocal proponent of hacktivism, a term which he has helped to define. He has participated in both technology and human rights conferences, both on his own and along with cDc.

Ruffin is also an infrequent contributor to both the cDc blog and the Hacktivismo News blog.



Has written articles for The Register

Was called a schmuck and a gobshite by ZFO when they hacked cDc servers


Was a super secret assassin