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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.

2014 FedCyber Date Announced - Registration Open

Please visit Events.FedCyber.com to register for this year's event which will be held on November 5, 2014 in Tyson's Corner.

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The FedCyber Wire

Australia Proposes New Data-Retention Laws

“The Australian government introduced new laws aimed at forcing phone companies and Internet-service providers to store customer-usage information for at least two years, defying critics who say snooping by intelligence agencies has already gone too far.” Source: Australia Proposes New Data-Rete [...]


White House’s unclassified computer network hacked

“Hackers have recently breached the White House’s unclassified computer network. The White House says it has taken steps to address suspicious activity detected on its network. No details were released on who may have been responsible or when the activity occurred. An official said ‘activity o [...]


The Importance of an Online Encryption Policy

Benjamin Franklin once said, “If you fail to plan, you plan to fail.” This quote summarizes the importance of online encryption policy and hands-on implementation within an organization. Though you may have the best IT department in the world and advanced computing resources, if there are no wri [...]


Hacking Trail Leads to Russia, Experts Say

“Earlier this year, investigators for Silicon Valley security company FireEye Inc. visited a U.S. firm to determine who, and what, sneaked into the firm’s network harboring military secrets.” Source: Hacking Trail Leads to Russia, Experts Say – WSJ – WSJ Via OODA Loop [...]