About FedCyber

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

FedCyber 2014 Overview

Video Overview of the 2013 Event

The FedCyber Wire

Security in software needs to be Job One

“It’s a difficult climate, and one that is rife for liability, potential legislation, and, no matter what, bad publicity. Anything and anyone touching your software development process needs to be thinking about security first at all times. Otherwise your entire company could be on the wrong sid [...]

It might be time to stop using antivirus

“Former Firefox developer Robert O’Callahan, now a free agent and safe from the PR tentacles of his corporate overlord, says that antivirus software is terrible, AV vendors are terrible, and that you should uninstall your antivirus software immediately—unless you use Microsoft’s Windows Defe [...]

The top 10 cities for computer malware

“Here are the top 10 most infected cities and the number of infected devices — including PCs, laptops, tablets and smartphones — in each, based on Webroot’s data.” Source: The top 10 cities for computer malware Via OODA Loop [...]

Solarflare’s Application Nanosecond TCP Send

Marty Meehan Certain classes of network application fall into the category of high-performance request-response applications. These applications require either very low latency (<>100ktps), or both. FPGAs can accelerate such applications by speeding up the algorithmic processing and eliminatin [...]