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

Combating Smart Grid Vulnerabilities

via Ensec In 2009 the Journal of Energy Security published an article, The Security Vulnerabilities of the Smart Grid, which described how many characteristics of the emerging Smart Grid were likely going to make it more susceptible to cyber attack. This article attempts to describe vulnerabilities, [...]

DHS Head Calls for Science in Public Service

via The Epoch Times BOSTON–As the first female speaker for the annual Karl Taylor Compton Lecture Series at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Janet Napolitano outlined the ever-changing challenges Homeland Security faces. She [...]

McConnell wants deal on defense spending

via Politico Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell announced Wednesday that he won’t vote for another stopgap spending measure without a full-year defense appropriations bill. “I don’t intend to support, myself, another continuing resolution that does not contain the defense appropriation [...]

Gen.: Grim Assessment of Cyber Security

“The U.S. military does not have the trained personnel or the legal authorities it needs to respond to a computer-based attack on America or its allies, and a crisis would quickly strain the force, the Pentagon’s cyber commander said. Gen. Keith Alexander, head of the Defense Department& [...]

Navy To Build System For Identifying Security Threats

“The Navy is developing a new software-based intelligence system that fuses information from a variety of sources to more quickly and efficiently identify possible security threats, according to the company building the system. The military arm has awarded a Phase 1 small business innovative r [...]