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

The Cyber Threat: Special Kindle Promotion

Thanks to we are able to provide our readers with a free copy of the Kindle version of our book on The Cyber Threat during a special two day promotion running 23 and 24 April. The book was written to provide actionable insights into the cyber threat specially aimed towards the leader who [...]

HSBC Notifies Consumers of Mortgage Information Breach

“HSBC Finance Corporation has begun notifying an undisclosed number of consumers that their mortgage account information was inadvertently exposed on the internet. The firm believes the exposure began sometime towards the end of 2014 and continued until March 27, 2015, when they learned of the bre [...]

Russian cyber attackers used two unknown flaws

“A widely reported Russian cyber-spying campaign against diplomatic targets in the United States and elsewhere has been using two previously unknown flaws in software to penetrate target machines, a security company investigating the matter said on Saturday.” Source: Russian cyber attackers used [...]

Europol Director: hackers target banks, not customers

“Banks, rather than their customers, are increasingly the main target of online thieves, Europol director Rob Wainwright said on Friday in an interview. ‘That has been an important change,’ Wainwright told Reuters after a conference on cyber security in The Hague. He said the hacks were remark [...]

Israel military networks breached by hackers

Hackers have managed to penetrate computer networks associated with the Israeli military in an espionage campaign that skillfully packages existing attack software with trick emails, according to private security researchers. The four-month-old effort, most likely by Arabic-speaking programmers, sho [...]

Microsoft Zero-Day Bug Being Exploited In The Wild

“As attacks mount, and over 70 million websites remain vulnerable, advice is ‘fix now.’ A critical remote code execution vulnerability affecting the Windows HTTP protocol stack is being actively exploited in the wild, according to the SANS Internet Storm Center. MS15-034 affects Windows 7, 8, [...]

IBM to make decades worth of cyber-threat data public

“IBM has announced it will make its huge store of about two-decades worth of security and cyber-threat data available to private and public companies. Through what IBM is calling its new X-Force Exchange, the company said Thursday it will offer its massive 700-terabyte (and growing) database of ra [...]