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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.

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The FedCyber Wire

British Teen Held Over US Hack Attacks

via RTTNews Police in London on Tuesday arrested a 19-year-old boy suspected of masterminding the recent hacking of the websites of the U.S. Senate, Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), Sony, Nintendo and Fox News. The teenager was arrested at his family’s home in Essex in a British police raid [...]

Pentagon gets cyberwar guidelines

via the Associated Press President Barack Obama has signed executive orders that lay out how far military commanders around the globe can go in using cyberattacks and other computer-based operations against enemies and as part of routine espionage in other countries. The orders detail when the milit [...]

New round of cyber attacks heightens focus on FBI

via Reuters Canada Each week brings word of another cyber attack on a major U.S. institution, sending law enforcement scrambling and raising new questions about whether it has the ability or resources to track down cyber criminals. The FBI says it is working to bulk up its cyber division as hackers [...]

Tech center looks for solutions

via With its start-up money running out at the end of the year – and the source of that money no longer available – officials at the New Jersey Technology Solutions Center are working to find new ways to raise capital. The tech center was established in October to serve as a proj [...]

It’s Worse Than You Can Understand

via Strategy Page The U.S. Department of Defense is trying to improve its network defenses, and those of companies that supply weapons and equipment. The new plan is to pool intelligence, and defensive techniques with the major defense companies. This is being done as a pilot project called DIB (Def [...]

Cyber police stymied by hackers

via The Calgary Herald Hardly a month has gone by this year without a multinational company such as Google, EMC Corp. or Sony disclosing it’s been hacked by cyber intruders who infiltrated networks or stole customer information. Yet no hacker has been publicly identified, charged or arrested. [...]