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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

$12 Million Stolen in 3rd Attack on SWIFT System

“Bangladesh is not the only bank that had become victim to the cyber heist. In fact, it appears to be just a part of the widespread cyber attack on global banking and financial sector by hackers who target the backbone of the world financial system, SWIFT.” Source: Ecuador Bank Hacked Via OODA L [...]


The TSA is failing spectacularly at cybersecurity

“The final report from the DHS Office of Inspector General details serious persistent problems with TSA staff’s handling of IT security protocols. These issues include servers running software with known vulnerabilities, no incident report process in place, and zero physical security protecting [...]


117 Million LinkedIn Emails And Passwords Hacked

“A hacker is trying to sell the account information, including emails and passwords, of 117 million LinkedIn users. The hacker, who goes by the name ‘Peace,’ told Motherboard that the data was stolen during the LinkedIn breach of 2012. At the time, only around 6.5 million encrypted passwords w [...]


Tumblr discloses email security breach

“Hackers obtained access to a set of Tumblr user email addresses with salted and hashed passwords from early 2013, the Yahoo-owned microblogging site Tumblr announced Thursday. The set of emails predates Yahoo’s acquisition of Tumblr in May 2013. The company said it recently learned of the secur [...]


Pentagon Chief Sees Problems With Cybersecurity Market

“The private sector in the United States is underinvesting in network protection and hindering the growth of the cybersecurity market, Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter told reporters on May 11. The Pentagon chief expressed his concerns after conferring with other government officials and members [...]