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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.

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The FedCyber Wire

John McAfee’s D-Central – A Breakdown

By BryanHalfpap John McAfee at the C2SV Technology Conference and Music Festival Disclaimer: Information on D-Central is extremely limited.  This article and the assumptions and conclusions it draws is based off of information gathered from John McAfee’s interview at the C2SV Technology Conferenc [...]

New type of cyber-attack targets govt bodies, firms

“At least 20 organizations, including central government bodies such as the Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Ministry, along with major companies, came under a new type of targeted cyber-attack in August and September, where some computers were found to have been infected with a virus that stea [...]

Avira Confirms Network Solutions Has Been Hacked

“Palestinian hackers of KDSM Team have managed to deface several high-profile websites, including the ones of AVG, Avira and WhatsApp. Moments ago, Avira representatives have confirmed for Softpedia that this is a case of DNS hijacking. “ Source: Avira Confirms Network Solutions Has Been Hacked [...]

Britain launches FBI-style force and new crime strategy

“Britain launched a new crime-fighting agency on Monday and unveiled a revamped strategy to combat serious organized crime, which it says costs the country 24 billion pounds ($38.6 billion) and represents a threat to national security. At the heart of what the government vowed would be a tougher n [...]

China ‘employs 2 million to police internet’

” China has around two million people policing public opinion online, according to a state media report that sheds light on the country’s secretive internet surveillance operations. Dubbed ‘public opinion analysts,’ they work for the Chinese Communist Party’s propaganda department, major C [...]