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

U.S., Germany eye ways to deepen cyber collaboration

“Senior U.S. and German officials agreed this week to deepen their collaboration on a range of cyber issues, including working to promote norms for responsible state behavior in cyberspace and expanding training in developing countries.” Source: U.S., Germany eye ways to deepen cyber collaborati [...]

FBI: Iranians Charged with Hacking U.S. Financial Sector

“Seven Iranians working on behalf of the Iranian government have been indicted for a series of cyber crimes that cost U.S. financial institutions tens of millions of dollars and compromised critical controls of a New York dam.” Source: FBI — Iranians Charged with Hacking U.S. Financial Sector [...]

Chinese national pleads guilty to DOD hacking conspiracy

“A Chinese national on Wednesday pleaded guilty to participating in a years-long conspiracy to hack into the computer networks of major U.S. defense contractors, steal sensitive military information and send the stolen data to China.” Source: Chinese national pleads guilty to DOD hacking conspir [...]

The FBI is worried about automobile hacking

The FBI has issued a public service announcement discussing the risk of cyber attack against modern automobile systems. “Modern motor vehicles often include new connected vehicle technologies that aim to provide benefits such as added safety features, improved fuel economy, and greater overall con [...]

Foreign governments use criminals to hack U.S. systems

“Foreign governments are building relationships with criminals and other hackers to hide their attempts to break into American computer systems, the head of U.S. Cyber Command told members of Congress on Wednesday. ‘It potentially or theoretically makes it more difficult to go country X and say [...]

American Express Warns Cardholders of Data Breach

“American Express informed customers last week that their payment card information may have been compromised after a third party service provider suffered a data breach. Information associated with current or previously issued American Express cards, including account numbers, names and expiration [...]

Threat Intelligence’s Big Data Problem

“Something’s gotta give: nearly three-fourths of enterprises today say they ignore security events because they’re overwhelmed by the deluge of alerts. And that doesn’t even take into account the firehose of threat intelligence data they’re funneling today, a new report shows. Mega-retaile [...]