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

Foreign governments use criminals to hack U.S. systems

“Foreign governments are building relationships with criminals and other hackers to hide their attempts to break into American computer systems, the head of U.S. Cyber Command told members of Congress on Wednesday. ‘It potentially or theoretically makes it more difficult to go country X and say [...]

American Express Warns Cardholders of Data Breach

“American Express informed customers last week that their payment card information may have been compromised after a third party service provider suffered a data breach. Information associated with current or previously issued American Express cards, including account numbers, names and expiration [...]

Threat Intelligence’s Big Data Problem

“Something’s gotta give: nearly three-fourths of enterprises today say they ignore security events because they’re overwhelmed by the deluge of alerts. And that doesn’t even take into account the firehose of threat intelligence data they’re funneling today, a new report shows. Mega-retaile [...]

Malvertising campaign hits New York Times, BBC, others

“The New York Times, BBC, The Hill, Newsweek, AOL, MSN, and several other top-tier domains had their ad networks hijacked over the weekend by criminals using the Angler Exploit Kit to deliver Ransomware. Researchers at Trend Micro, Malwarebytes, and Trustwave each reported a spike in malicious tra [...]

Indian cabinet approves cyber security deal with UAE

“The agreement would pave the way for both countries cooperating mutually in combating cyber crime, particularly through coordination and exchange of information in relation with cyber crime and training in cyber crime investigation, an official statement said.” Source: Indian cabinet approves c [...]

Cybersecurity: The Best Insurance May Be Analog

“Despite the costs, many in the cybersecurity establishment are slowly coming around to the potential of analog defenses. Last September, Darpa launched the $36 million Leveraging the Analog Domain for Security (LADS) program, which is attempting to create a set of electronic ears that can detect [...]