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

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The FedCyber Wire

Ukraine hackers claim huge Kremlin email breach

“Two Ukrainians have given details of emails they helped to hack belonging to top Russian officials at the Kremlin. Several emails they claim to have cracked are linked to Vladislav Surkov, one of the architects of Russia’s current political system. He is also a key Kremlin figure in Moscow’s [...]

White House Readies to Fight Election Day Cyber Mayhem

“The U.S. government believes hackers from Russia or elsewhere may try to undermine next week’s presidential election and is mounting an unprecedented effort to counter their cyber meddling, American officials told NBC News. The effort is being coordinated by the White House and the Department o [...]

Fear This Man and his Hacking Empire

“To spies, David Vincenzetti is a salesman. To tyrants, he is a savior. How the Italian mogul built a hacking empire…” “This is just the latest fallout of Morocco’s use of Hacking Team software against Mamfakinch. In the months that followed that July day, when Almiraat first knew somet [...]

Hot Topics: SC16

Marty Meehan The international conference for high performance computing, networking, storage and analysis is just around the corner. Cray is excited to participate in the SC16 conference Nov. 13-18 in Salt Lake City.  Cray will showcase their latest supercomputing, cluster, storage, analytics and [...]

The Competitive Landscape for Machine Intelligence

“The next step is to use machine intelligence to realize value from new sources of data, which we highlight in the ‘Enterprise Intelligence’ section of the landscape. These new sources are now accessible because machine intelligence software can rapidly review enormous amounts of data in a way [...]

One-Third of Corporate Cyber Attacks Succeed

“About one-third of targeted attempts to breach corporations’ cyber defenses succeed but three-quarters of executives remain unaccountably confident in their security strategies, Accenture Plc. reported Wednesday in a survey of 2,000 security officers representing large enterprises worldwide. Th [...]

Five Possible Hacks to Worry About Before Election Day

“America’s top intelligence officials say he is highly unlikely to be able to alter the results. But they expect Russian hackers, or others, to try to disrupt the process — perhaps to help Donald J. Trump, but more likely to simply undercut what Mr. Putin views as America’s holier-than-thou [...]

Computer Virus Cripples UK Hospital System

“Citing a computer virus outbreak, a hospital system in the United Kingdom has canceled all planned operations and diverted major trauma cases to neighboring facilities. The incident came as U.K. leaders detailed a national cyber security strategy that promises billions in cybersecurity spendi [...]