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

Video Overview of the 2013 Event

The FedCyber Wire

Cyber-Attackers to Focus on Internet of Things in 2014

“A number of IT security experts expect that attackers will increasingly focus on compromising embedded devices and consumer devices that make up the Internet of things. Cyber-attackers and security researchers focused on finding and attacking vulnerable devices on the broader Internet of things i [...]

Cyber terrorism is ‘biggest threat to aircraft’

“The threat of cyber terrorism poses a major risk to aircrafts’ systems every time they enter an airport, a senior Boeing (NYSE: BA – news) executive has said. Nervous fliers may worry more about terrorists smuggling explosives into the cabin, but cyber attacks are becoming one of the most sig [...]

US banks move to limit Target debit card breach damage

“Debit card limits are being cut for two million Americans following a hack attack on US retailer Target. Details of more than 40 million cards were stolen by thieves who compromised card swipe systems at Target’s tills. Bank JP Morgan Chase said it was reducing limits on all cards used at Targe [...]

Overview of @Cloudera at @FedCyber by @SecureNinja

By Bob Gourley SecureNinjaTV’s Alicia Webb continues coverage of FEDcyber 2013 speaking about Big Data and Hadoop with Cloudera’s Federal Sales Engineer Richard Im. Cloudera offers enterprises one place to store, process and analyze all their data, empowering them to extend the value of existing [...]