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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

State Agencies Need A Big Data Strategy

“State governments should begin laying the groundwork to utilize big data in ways that will benefit the public, according to a national association of state IT leaders. In a just released report on the role of big data in state government, the National Association of State Chief Information Of [...]

Virus attack takes RasGas offline

“RasGas, the second largest producer of Qatari LNG after Qatar Petroleum, has been hit with an ‘unknown virus’ which has taken the company offline. A RasGas spokesperson confirmed that ‘an unknown virus has affected its office systems’ since Monday 27 August. RasGas confirm [...]

Chaos as United Airlines computers crash

“United Airlines passengers faced delays and massive queues today after some of its major computer systems and its website failed. The glitch was another in a long string of technology problems that began when the US airline merged computer systems with Continental in March.” Source: Cha [...]

DARPA Opens up for Plan X Proposers’ Day Workshop

On the 27th of September, 2012, DARPA will be holding a one day workshop “in support of the anticipated Broad Agency Announcement for the Plan X.” This workshop will be held in Arlington, VA and offer unclassified and classified sessions. Here is a description of Plan X: “The objective of the [...]

Aramco Threatened With New Attack

“The group that has claimed responsibility for the recent attack on Saudi Aramco that destroyed data on thousands of machines and took the company’s Web presence offline says that it will launch a second attack on Saturday in order to prove its abilities and the fact that it’s not relying on h [...]