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

Japan’s Achilles Heel: Cybersecurity

“Cyber is a relatively new realm of security that states across the world have to contend with. From deciding what constitutes an ‘attack’ to what constitutes a ‘proportionate response,’ many states are still struggling to understand this new sphere. Such issues require international coope [...]

Germany Creates Cyber, IT Defense Branch

“German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen has unveiled plans to establish a new cyber force to enhance the defense effectiveness of the country’s armed forces.” Source: Germany Creates Cyber, IT Defense Branch Via OODA Loop [...]

ISIS Hackers Join Forces to Create Mega Hacking Unit

“Through a series of messages posted on official ISIS social media accounts and Telegram channels, the terrorist group has announced the creation of a mega hacking unit called the United Cyber Caliphate (UCC).” Source: ISIS Hackers Join Forces to Create Mega Hacking Unit Via OODA Loop [...]

The Need for a Framework for Resilient Cybersecurity

Dan Cybulski There is little doubt that today our society and enterprises are more connected than ever before. The reality of internet accessible critical infrastructure, Cloud Computing, Bring Your Own Device (BYOD), mobile and Internet of Things (IoT) has stretched the capabilities of todays cybe [...]

Bangladesh Bank hackers used malware on SWIFT software

“Hackers stole $81 million in a sophisticated attack on the Bangladesh Bank in February, which makes it one of the most impressive cyber-heist in history. The hackers were planning to steal $951 million in total, using fraudulent transactions. Recently uncovered evidence revealed that poor securit [...]

CNI is not immune to cyber-attacks

“The start of 2016 has seen a dramatic rise in cyber-attacks targeted at the infrastructure that run our daily lives. This included the first known power outage caused by cyber-attacks occurred in Ukraine, also a Californian hospital was effectively shut down as hackers locked staff out of its com [...]