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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.

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

Digital Risk of Data Increases When Employees Leave

Crystal Lister Employee turnover can potentially have serious effects on an organization’s productivity, morale, profit, financial resources, and increase an organization’s digital risk posture. The data that employees work with and have access to becomes more vulnerable and susceptible to l [...]

This Is How Russian Hackers Will Attack the US Next

“Russia has been the subject of much American press speculation this spring, as questions and suspicions swirl regarding its involvement in alleged hacks during the U.S. presidential election. While the details of these specific attacks remain unclear, what is clear is the danger posed by the su [...]

The Toll of Ransomware is Growing

Rick Delgado Opening an unknown email, clicking a new link, or accessing a malicious document: it doesn’t take much to fall victim to a cyber attack. There are a variety of attacks that can greatly hurt your company and lead to a loss of finances and sensitive information, but ransomware attacks a [...]

(LEAD) S. Korean military says hacking threats growing

“Hacking attempts on the South Korean military’s computer networks have markedly increased this month amid strained ties with China and North Korea’s continued belligerence, the defense authorities said Tuesday.” Source: (LEAD) S. Korean military says hacking threats growing Via OODA Loop [...]

Cisco Finds Zero-Day Vulnerability in ‘Vault 7’ Leak

“Cisco has warned customers that the Vault 7 files obtained by WikILeaks contain information on a critical vulnerability affecting many of the company’s switches. Patches are not available, but Cisco has provided some mitigation advice.” Source: Cisco Finds Zero-Day Vulnerability in ‘Vault 7 [...]

The New Handbook For Cyberwar Is Being Written By Russia

“‘It’s not that the Russians are doing something others can’t do,’ a US intelligence officer said. ‘It’s that Russian hackers are willing to go there, to experiment and carry out attacks that others countries would back away from.’” Source: The New Handbook For Cyberwar Is Being Wr [...]

The New Administration’s Cyber Stance

“During his first press conference since being elected, Donald Trump pledged to launch a ‘major review on hacking’ within his first 90 days in office, declaring, ‘we have no defense’ and ‘we’re run by people that don’t know what they’re doing.’ Weeks into his presidency, Trump is [...]