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

FISMA capstone document released by NIST

“The National Institute of Standards and Technology has released a draft of its guidelines for implementing enterprisewide information risk management. The document defines the underlying principles for implementing the Federal Information Security Management Act. ‘This is the capstone docum [...]

U.S. code-cracking agency works as if compromised

“The U.S. government’s main code-making and code-cracking agency now works on the assumption that foes may have pierced even the most sensitive national security computer networks under its guard. ‘There’s no such thing as ‘secure’ any more,’ Debora Plunkett [...]

New House Positions Announced

Mike Rogers, R-Michigan to chair House Intelligence Committee.  Mr Rogers, a former US Army Officer and FBI agent has knowledge, expertise, and experience that will be invaluable to the house.  As intelligence efforts become of larger importance to our nations efforts both domestic and foreign, it [...]

PandaLabs Predicts Security Trends for 2011

via PR Newswire Malware Creation Cyber war Cyber-protests Social Engineering Windows 7 influencing malware development Mobile phones Tablets Mac HTML5 Highly dynamic and encrypted threats For the list and PandaLabs thoughts check out the full story here. [...]

Cyber post created at the State Department

via Federal News Radio The State Department is going through a major reorganization. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton says part of that is a new coordinator for cyber security to help ensure classified material remains protected. Story here. [...]

Security Outcomes for 2010 and Predictions for 2011

The year 2010 has been almost identical to the previous one in terms of malware evolution.Generally speaking, trends have not changed that much and nor have the targets for attack; though certain malicious activities have progressed dramatically. Whilst monthly malware detection rates have remained [...]

NASA tasked with new Cybersecurity reporting

NASA tasked with new cybersecurity reporting: Congress has taken a special interest in cyber security at NASA. Legislation for many agencies might be stalled, but lawmakers managed to pass new cyber security reporting rules for the space agency. [...]