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

Please visit to register for this year's event which will be held on November 5, 2014 in Tyson's Corner.

Video Overview of the 2013 Event

The FedCyber Wire

Draft FIPS 201-2 Top 10 changes

via SecureID News IDmachines and other colleagues attended a workshop last week at the Department of Commerce National Institute of Standards and Technology in Gaithersburg, Md. on the draft FIPS 201-2. The workshop enabled NIST, other government agencies and industry to discuss the initial changes [...]

Fending off cyberthefts

via Long Beach Press-Telegram LONG BEACH – How safe is your personal information from a cyberattack? Cybersecurity was the topic on Wednesday night at Cal State Long Beach’s Engineering Distinguished Lecture Series in the Walter Pyramid, where a panel of experts focused on threats, emerg [...]

FBI probes of some cyber attacks face troubles

via Reuters WASHINGTON (Reuters) – FBI agents have had trouble investigating cyber attacks involving national security because they lack the needed technical expertise or are often transferred or diverted to other cases, according to a government report released on Wednesday. Sensitive governm [...]

The Power Grid Brings Cyber-Security Concerns

via Government Technology The topic du jour across government and the electricity industry is the smart grid and the amazing efficiencies it will bring to the nation. There’s also, however, a growing chorus about potential cyber-security dangers as new smart grid infrastructures are designed a [...]