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

99 deals that drive the market

via Washington Technology The nearly 100 transactions on this year’s mergers and acquisitions roundup illuminate many of the major trends driving today’s government market. The companies being acquired include intelligence, command and control, health care, energy and environmental firms — all [...]

OMB uses budget to set cyber deadlines

via Federal News Radio The Office of Management and Budget gave agency chief information officers marching orders to implement software to continuously monitor the security of their networks by the end of fiscal 2012. This was just one of several governmentwide provisions in the administration’ [...]

Officials: US better at finding cyber attackers

via the AP U.S. military and law enforcement officials say the government has made significant strides in figuring out who is responsible for complex cyber attacks, a fundamental but elusive first step to determine whether the U.S. should strike back, whom to strike, and how hard. U.S. authorities a [...]

Why you can quit worrying about cloud security

via Federal Computer Week At first blush, the cloud-first mandate that federal CIO Vivek Kundra announced late last year makes sense. By spurring agencies to send one application to the cloud in the next year and two more shortly after that, it offers a clear path for cutting IT costs and consolidat [...]

DHS Solicits $40M in Cyber Research

via InformationWeek Insider threats, botnets and malware, and research to support the Comprehensive National Cyber Initiative (CNCI) are among areas of cybersecurity investment the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) will make in fiscal year 2011. The DHS Science and Technology Homeland Security A [...]

DoD, NATO Huddle On Cybersecurity

via InformationWeek Department of Defense officials, including deputy secretary of defense William Lynn, are meeting with NATO and European Union officials in Brussels, Belgium, this week to discuss how they can work together on cybersecurity issues. Lynn will be meeting with NATO’s secretary [...]