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FedCyber is an annual cybersecurity event hosted by Matt Devost & Bob Gourley that brings together several hundred attendees to advance the dialogue on critical enterprise and federal government challenges. The FedCyber web site serves as the community nexus and information aggregator.

2015 FedCyber Date Announced - Registration Open

This year's event will be held on November 10, 2015 in Tyson's Corner. Register today at Events.FedCyber.Com

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The FedCyber Wire

FBI seeks hacker after 1.2 billion logins are stolen

The FBI has linked a hacker to the theft of 1.2 billion internet credentials – the largest heist of its kind.A hacker known as “mr.grey” is named in court documents filed by the bureau last year, according to the Reuters news agency.The hacker was linked to the stolen logins via Via OODA Loop [...]

Hilton says some payment systems hit by malware 

Hotel chain operator Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc said on Tuesday it identified unauthorized malware in some payment systems that targeted payment card information.A third-party investigation found that the malware targeted specific payment card information, that included cardholder names, payment [...]

The ISIS Cyber OPSEC Manual that wasn’t

“The file linked by the WIRED’s article links to a modified copy of the manual hosted in JustPasteIt. It was apparently uploaded by a Gaza resident. The article was modified from its original form, however it still contained some links to Cyberkov’s blog. Not only is the article completely dev [...]

After Paris, new worries over electrical grid attack

“The potential for a devastating attack on the U.S. electricity grid remains high on the minds of utility and government leaders, especially in light of the deadly terrorist actions in Paris on Nov. 13. Just days after the carnage in the French capital, the North American Electric Reliability Corp [...]

‘Spying’ on Islamic State instead of hacking them 

In the wake of the Paris attacks, the vigilante hacker group Anonymous has declared war on so-called Islamic State using the internet and claims to have shut thousands of Twitter accounts used by IS operatives. But a much smaller online group has also emerged, with quite a different strategy – Via [...]

State Dept. Cybersecurity Still Lagging, audit finds

The State Department is not meeting federal information security requirements, potentially endangering the sensitive data it protects, according to an audit commissioned by the agency’s inspector general. Source: State Dept. cybersecurity still lagging, audit finds | TheHill Via OODA Loop [...]

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