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.

FedCyber 2014 Overview

Video Overview of the 2013 Event

2015 FedCyber Date Announced - Registration Open

This year's event will be held on November 10, 2015 in Tyson's Corner.

The FedCyber Wire

DOD moves to speed cyber acquisition

via Federal Computer Week The Defense Department has launched an effort to change the way it acquires cyberspace capabilities that will, if successful, greatly accelerate and streamline the way the government designs, develops and acquires network-based applications and services, a top DOD official [...]

DON, Army tackle data center consolidation

via Fierce Government IT A July 20 Navy Department memo revealed that DON is applying greater pressure to Navy and Marine Corps IT efficiency efforts. The policy guidance officially halts the purchase of increased data center capacity without first determining–through a full business case anal [...]

Multi-State ISAC Conducts Annual Meeting

via Digital Journal The Multi-State Information Sharing and Analysis Center (MS-ISAC) held its Annual Meeting August 8-10 in Nashville, Tennessee with nearly 150 participants in attendance. The event brought together MS-ISAC members, representatives from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and [...]

OMB Redefines Roles for Agency CIOs

via Gov Info Security The White House is redefining the role of federal agencies’ chief information officers, to one that encompasses what it characterizes as “true portfolio management for all IT” away from policymaking and infrastructure maintenance. Office of Management and Budg [...]

FBI officials become spam targets

via Help Net Security Various government agencies and high ranking government officials have been the target of previous spam attacks. In their attempts to lure victims, criminals continue to explore new avenues to obtain their goal. A new version of the spam e-mail uses the names of FBI officials a [...]

DHS Launches Intellectual Property Rights Website

via The New New Internet To strengthen efforts against intellectual property theft crimes, the Department of Homeland Security launched recently the National Intellectual Property Rights Coordination Center website. The new website is hosted by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, a branch of D [...]

Cybersecurity conference begins

via Hillicon Valley The Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) seventh annual conference on cybersecurity began on Sunday in Nashville. The event is hosted by the Homeland Security agency in charge of responding to cyber-attacks on the nation’s non-military networks, the U.S. Computer E [...]