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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

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The FedCyber Wire

Is This the Accidental Mastermind in the DNC Hack?

“The list of characters that the White House is sanctioning for participating in the ‘Fancy Bear’ DNC hacks reads like a casting call for a James Bond movie (the Roger Moore years.) A quick image search on the names turns up a handful of GRU officers in olive military uniforms, Via OODA Loop [...]

How Russia Recruited Elite Hackers for Its Cyberwar

“Given the size of Russia’s cybercrime underworld, it was not long before the military considered recruiting those it described as ‘hackers who have problems with the law.’ In an article titled ‘Enlisted Hacker’ in Rossiiskaya Gazeta, the government newspaper, a deputy minister of defens [...]

Putin’s Real Long Game

“Third, information warfare is not about creating an alternate truth, but eroding our basic ability to distinguish truth at all. It is not ‘propaganda’ as we’ve come to think of it, but the less obvious techniques known in Russia as ‘active measures’ and ‘reflexive control’. Both are [...]

OSCE Confirms ‘Major’ Cyber Attack

“The Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe, an international election and war monitor, said Wednesday it had become the latest global institution to suffer a ‘major’ cyber attack. The Vienna-based OSCE has its origins in the Cold War but after 1991 it expanded and now has 57 mem [...]

Addressing HIPAA Compliance in the Healthcare Cloud

Rick Delgado The growth of cloud technology has certainly been felt in the healthcare space, as large amounts of medical records are now being moved to the cloud. The technology makes it more convenient and cost effective for healthcare providers to share information, but it also brings concerns reg [...]

Russia sanctions announced by White House

“President Barack Obama took unprecedented steps Thursday retaliating against what the administration described as ‘Significant Malicious Cyber-Enabled Activities,’ including sanctioning six Russian individuals and five Russian entities as well as ordering Russian diplomats to leave the countr [...]