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

Gartner’s Top 10 Security Predictions 2016

“Today’s security professionals battle threats from outside the organizationas well as those from their own employees. But what about threats that they already know exist? The next few years will see a variety of attacks as well as progress in the technologies and processes that prevent them. At [...]

Incident Response Plans Reduce Cost of Data Breach

“However, the stand-out figures for security practitioners are the effect of the time-to-detect, encryption and incident response plans on the overall costs. These are all areas where specific action can reduce probable costs. And the probability of those costs can be calculated from this and e [...]

Cybersecurity Is About to Change in a Big Way

“Given the growing severity and frequency of cyberattacks, it’s no surprise that organizations of all sizes are spending more money to shore up their digital defenses. The market for cybersecurity products and services is expected to surpass $60 billion in 2016, and that figure could double by 2 [...]

DNC’s servers allegedly hacked by a lone hacker

A lone hacker provides what he/she claims to be proof of breach regarding the scope and sensitivity of documents stolen from the DNC servers. If authenticated, the release would dispute previous claims regarding the nature of the compromise. According to the hacker: “Worldwide known cyber security [...]

Fix Coming for Flash Vulnerability Under Attack

“Adobe today said it will patch Flash Player this week, addressing a vulnerability being exploited in ‘limited, targeted attacks.’ The flaw, CVE-2016-4171, exists in versions of Flash prior to, and including, on Windows, Macintosh, Linux and ChromeOS platforms. ‘Successful exploit [...]