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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

RSA Names New Security Chief

via CRN RSA, the Security Division of EMC (NYSE:EMC), has named as its new security chief Edward Schwartz, who takes the position amid heated criticism over a SecureID data breach that left many of RSA’s high profile customers vulnerable to cyber attacks. RSA confirmed Schwartz’s appoint [...]

Hackers And Clouds: How Secure Is The Web?

via NPR Two new victims took a hit in the Wild West world of computer hacking this week: Citibank, where 200,000 credit card holders were victimized, and the International Monetary Fund, which reportedly also endured a cyberattack. The FBI is on the case — so much so that 1 in 4 hackers may no [...]

FBI Ramping Up Cyber-Attack Defense

via InformationWeek Government An increase in high-profile and sophisticated cyber attacks in the United States is pushing the FBI to bolster its ability to fight cybercrime and foster stronger cybersecurity, its director told Congress this week. The FBI has been called to investigate cyber attacks [...]

China linked to cyber-attack

via The Washington Times A .S. intelligence official tells Inside the Ring that China is the main suspect in the sophisticated computer attack on the defense giant Lockheed Martin announced Sunday. The Bethesda-based company said in a statement that its computer network was targeted May 21 with a &# [...]

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 [...]