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

FedCyber, The Video

By Bob Gourley Some things we all love about video: Video is easy to watch, everyone likes to click on the play button Video is easy to share, especially YouTube video Video can convey lots of info in a memorable way We are working with one of the nation’s best video production teams, SecureNinjaT [...]

Council of Europe to Launch Cybercrime Office in Romania

“Cybercrime is becoming more and more problematic in Europe. That is why the Council of Europe, the international body promoting cooperation between European countries, has announced its intentions to set up a Cybercrime Programme Office in Bucharest, the capital city of Romania.” Source: Counci [...]

FedCyber Summit: The Video Invite

To see the full agenda and register visit Registration for the 6 Nov 2013 FedCyber Summit is now open! This conference, orchestrated by cyber practitioners Matt Devost and Bob Gourley, is designed to advance the state of cyber defense. The Govern [...]

South Africa banks in massive data breach

“A variant of malware called Dexter, inserted into point-of-sale devices at South African fast-food outlets, has cost local banks tens of millions of rand in what is being described as one of the worst breaches of customer card data in the country’s history.” Source: SA banks in massive data b [...]

NSA collects millions of e-mail address books globally

“The National Security Agency is harvesting hundreds of millions of contact lists from personal e-mail and instant messaging accounts around the world, many of them belonging to Americans, according to senior intelligence officials and top-secret documents provided by former NSA contractor Edward [...]

Brazil plans secure email service to thwart cyber-spies

“Brazil has confirmed plans to create a secure email service, following revelations of cyber-surveillance techniques used by the US and UK. President Dilma Rousseff posted a series of tweets over the weekend, saying the move was required to ‘prevent possible espionage’. She added the country [...]

Cybercom Activates National Mission Force Headquarters

“Army Gen. Keith B. Alexander, Cybercom’s commander, says the U.S. Cyber Command has activated the headquarters for its Cyber National Mission Force, the one of its three forces that would react to a cyber attack on the nation. The other two forces are the Cyber Combat Mission Force that is a [...]