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

Cyberterrorism and the role of Silicon Valley

“As national security and war are being redefined for the digital age, Silicon Valley will need to be on the front line of counterterrorism. Its inventors and entrepreneurs are driving the information revolution, and they must figure out how to protect vital systems against malevolent intrusions. [...]

JPMorgan Hackers Plead Guilty

“Two Israeli citizens, arrested in Israel in July 2015 and extradited to the US this week pleaded guilty Thursday to orchestrating a computer hacking and fraud scheme that included, but was not limited to, the theft of personal information on 83 million customers from JPMorgan. Gary Shalon and Ziv [...]

Mocking Putin Got Me Sent to Twitter Gulag

“If the intent was to silence criticism of the Kremlin, it’s clear the Russian Foreign Ministry has never heard of the Streisand Effect, as it back-fired spectacularly. It’s hard to think of a better way to draw attention to their inability take being laughed at or expose an uncomfortable rela [...]

‘Alarming’ rise in ransomware tracked

“There are now more than 120 separate families of ransomware, said experts studying the malicious software. Other researchers have seen a 3,500% increase in the criminal use of net infrastructure that helps run ransomware campaigns. The rise is driven by the money thieves make with ransomware and [...]