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

Hacking the Power Grid

“It is potential cyber risks to the electric grid that worry LaFleur the most. The high-voltage interstate grid is, according to LaFleur, by far the most attacked infrastructure in the U.S., and new cyber threats are emerging and evolving with incredible speed. As LaFleur put it, would-be intruder [...]

Using a VPN in the UAE is now prohibited

“The President of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has issued a series of new federal laws relating to IT crimes, including a regulation that forbids anyone in the UAE from making use of virtual private networks (VPN) to secure their web traffic from prying eyes. The new law states that Via OODA Loo [...]

iOS flaw lets hackers access iPhones using an iMessage

A flaw in the way Apple software handles images allows hackers to take over an iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, Mac or Apple TV with a simple iMessage or email. The vulnerability in Apple’s picture-handling Image I/O API means that a malicious Tagged Image File Format (TIFF) file can force a so-called [...]