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

GCs raise cybersecurity concerns

“A new survey has found general counsel are taking on new responsibilities, with a growing emphasis on cybersecurity and data protection. Cybersecurity ranked alongside compliance and value for money as one of the top three concerns of general counsel, the TerraLex General Counsel Excellence Repor [...]

Russia Has Complete Information Dominance in Ukraine

“Hackers have consistently used low-level cyber warfare tactics to advance Russian goals in Ukraine. A dedicated group of hackers successfully infected the e-mail systems of the Ukrainian military, counterintelligence, border patrol, and local police. The hackers use a spear-phishing attack in whi [...]

Cybersecurity Standards and Your Enterprise

As we have noted in the past, “The nice thing about standards is that you have so many to choose from” teaches Andrew S. Tanebaum in his classic text on Computer Networks. This adage is especially true when it comes to cybersecurity. We encounter so many standards in the corporate world that i [...]

China condemns US over cyber security accusations

“The Chinese government has issued a strong condemnation of a new US cyber security strategy document which, among other things, singles out Beijing for carrying out cyber espionage against American companies and government agencies. In a press briefing, Chinese Defence Ministry spokesperson Geng [...]

Could Cyber Attacks Lead to Nuclear War?

“‘De-alerting’ nuclear arsenals could help reduce the likelihood of a cyberattack causing an accidental nuclear war between the United States and Russia, retired U.S. Gen. James Cartwright recently stated in an Associated Press interview. Short fuses on U.S. and Russian strategic forces have p [...]

Hackers Manipulated Ratings of Pro-Russian Videos

“Hacktivists and/or cybercrooks compromised the computers of victims to invisibly load propaganda videos and ads, upping the click-views, and thus the popularity, of the party line promos and commercial products.” Source: Hackers Manipulated Ratings of Pro-Russian Videos – Via OODA [...]