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

EU to Banks: Assume All PCs Are Infected

“An agency of the European Union created to improve network and data security is offering some blunt, timely and refreshing advice for financial institutions as they try to secure the online banking channel: ‘Assume all PCs are infected.’ “ Source: EU to Banks: Assume All PCs Are Inf [...]

Yahoo investigating exposure of 400,000 passwords

“Web giant Yahoo has confirmed it is investigating a breach of its system which may have exposed 400,000 user IDs. US security firm Trustedsec said the attack appeared to have originated from servers connected to Yahoo Voices, a user-generated section of the site.” Source: BBC News ̵ [...]

Data Ownership, Identity and IP Addresses

Editor’s note: The following was written by Kord Davis from a post originally at KordIndex. Kord is the author of a forthcoming book on Ethics of Big Data.  – bg New York Judge Gary Brown recently found that an IP-address is not sufficient evidence to identify copyright infringers. [...]

Pentagon Digs In on Cyberwar Front

“‘Our curriculum is based on attack, exploit and defense of the cyber domain,’ said Lt. Col. Bob Reeves, who oversees the cyber course as commander of the 328th Weapons Squadron. The U.S. also has acknowledged it has cyberweapons that could help suppress enemy air and sea defenses. [...]