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

Taiwan a ‘testing ground’ for Chinese cyber army

“Taiwan is the frontline in an emerging global battle for cyberspace, according to elite hackers in the island’s IT industry, who say it has become a rehearsal area for the Chinese cyberattacks that have strained ties with the United States. The self-governing island, they say, has endur [...]

A Fierce Domain: Conflict in Cyberspace, 1986 to 2012

“A Fierce Domain: Conflict in Cyberspace, 1986-2012 is the first book of its kind- a comprehensive, accessible history of cyber conflict. A Fierce Domain reaches back to look at the major ‘wake-up calls,’ the major conflicts that have forced the realization that cyberspace is a har [...]

Nasdaq forum website hacked, passwords compromised

“Cyber-criminals targeted Nasdaq OMX Group’s community forum website and gained access to the email usernames and passwords of the members of the site, which took two days to come back online on Thursday evening. The New York-based exchange operator said in an emailed letter to users of [...]

Anonymous posts passwords of House and Senate staffers

“A hacktivist associated with Anonymous claims to have posted online thousands of email addresses and passwords for Capitol Hill staffers. According to a Twitter account that posted a link to the hacked information, House and Senate staffers were targeted in protest of the National Security Ag [...]

Google tests encryption for Drive files

By Kimberly Kelly Since the leaking of classified documents from the National Security Agency (NSA), many people have been wary about where their documents are stored and what they contain. So with this new need for heightened security, Google has begun experimenting with encrypting Google Drive fil [...]

An Interview with Pushpa Chandra of Silver Tail

By Ryan Kamauff In this podcast I interviewed Pushpa Chandra, Principal Product Manager at Silver Tail. Pushpa has been working with big data for years, and is a part of the Silver Tail team that develops their web capability. Silver Tail was recently purchased by EMC, and is a part of their RSA sec [...]

The Security Innovation Network: Your help requested

By Bob Gourley We have written before about the Security Innovation Network and their many virtuous activities. One of their key activities is a process and then meeting focused on discovery of technologies with the potential to make positive contributions to enterprise security. The event, known as [...]