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

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The FedCyber Wire

Army Cyber Command is open for business

via Government Computer News The Army’s new Cyber Command is up and running, but it is still a work in progress. Although it achieved full operational status in October 2010, the new command is still in a growth phase, acquiring new personnel and honing its mission to defend the service’ [...]

DHS Seeks Private-Sector Cybersecurity Expert

via Information Week Government The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is seeking a cybersecurity expert as part of an exchange program with the private sector to share information and knowledge about technology and other areas of expertise. The DHS Office of Cybersecurity and Communications (OCS [...]

Annexation Boosts Cooling for NSA Data Center

via Data Center Knowledge Here’s an interesting story which illustrates the importance of cooling in where data centers are built. The city of Bluffdale, Utah has agreed to annex more than 500 acres of land where the huge new National Security Agency data center will be built. The annexation o [...]

Coalition Offers Cybersecurity Roadmap

via HS Today.US A white paper published by an unprecedented coalition of industry associations and a civil liberties group Tuesday makes cybersecurity recommendations for the Obama administration to advanced its two-year-old Cyberspace Policy Review. The recommendations seek to impart a seven-point [...]

US trains CIDG agents

via Journal Online ANTI-cyber crime experts from the United States Department of State Anti-Terrorist Assistance yesterday started a 12-day training on audio-video forensic investigation for members of the Philippine National Police Criminal Investigation and Detection Group. CIDG chief Director Leo [...]

China suspected as France admits G20 hack

via Hackers have infiltrated over 150 computers in the French finance ministry in an attempt to steal documents relating to the country’s presidency of the G20 Summit in February, according to reports. In another indication of the growing cyber threat to sovereign nations, hackers als [...]