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.

2014 FedCyber Date Announced - Registration Open

Please visit to register for this year's event which will be held on November 5, 2014 in Tyson's Corner.

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The FedCyber Wire

Trusted identity plan unleashed

via Digital ID News When the National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace was released in April some described it was “Woodstock for identity geeks.” Industry officials were excited to see the plan and hear what was announced, but there weren’t a lot of surprises. The goa [...]

Spy Agency Budget Reveals IT Projects

via InformationWeek Government The National Reconnaissance Office is building a next-generation network called Ardent Gunslinger and carrying out a space network architecture project called Puppet Master, according to a redacted version of the secretive spy satellite agency’s fiscal 2011 budge [...]

Vet business nabs $27M DOD contract

via Washington Technology Data Computer Corporation of America will help the defense intelligence agencies with systems engineering, software development and signals intelligence analysis under a $27 million contract. The task order was won under the National Security Agency’s Set-Aside for Sm [...]

Northrup Grumman Wins Joint Mission Contract

via Northrop Grumman Corporation (NOC – Analyst Report) has received a $19 million contract to enhance and maintain the Joint Mission Planning System (“JMPS”) Framework from the U.S. Air Force. The delivery order was awarded under the Mission Planning Enterprise Contract [...]

Hackers Targeting Gmail, Hotmail for Attacks

via Microsoft Certified Professional Magazine Windows pros would do well to take note of a predominant trend in the realm of IT security as the week begins: e-mail accounts as both targets and attack vectors. Adobe announced that a recently patched vulnerability in its flash player on Sunday is stil [...]