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

A look inside the EU’s new cybercrime unit

“A growing dependence on the internet is putting Europe in increasing danger from cyber criminals, senior European detectives have warned. They say individuals and businesses in the EU will face a rapidly growing threat from African fraudsters, as the IT infrastructure there improves.” S [...]

Nokia decrypts customer HTTPS data

“Nokia has confirmed reports that its Xpress Browser decrypts data that flows through HTTPS connections – that includes the connections set up for banking sessions, encrypted email and more. However, it insists that there’s no need for users to panic because it would never access customers [...]

Cyber attack hits Fifth Third Bank

“Customers of Fifth Third Bank may have noticed some trouble with the company’s website on Tuesday, January 8th. The bank says it was the victim of a cyber attack. This particular type of attack is known as a ‘denial of service’, which creates a connectivity issues for users. [...]

Trade Group Moves to Head Off Cybersecurity Rules

“American businesses want more help from government officials in fighting cyber attacks, although they continue to oppose government-prescribed safeguards, MasterCard Inc. Chief Executive Ajay Banga said on Tuesday. Mr. Banga is head of the information and technology committee at the Business [...]

Chinese man pleads guilty in $100m software scam

“A Chinese man has pleaded guilty to selling pirated US business software worth more than $100m (£62m). The software, stolen from 200 manufacturers, was sold in 2008-2011 for a fraction of their High Street prices, US prosecutors said.” Source:BBC News – Chinese man pleads guilty [...]