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

IBM trains Watson to be a cyber security cop

“Computing giant IBM has always had big plans for its brainy thinking computer named Watson. Since Watson beat human players at the TV game show ‘Jeopardy’ in 2011, the company has given Watson a varied series of job assignments: Cancer researcher, fitness coach, customer service rep. It has e [...]

Countering Cyberattacks, Shootings with Big Data

“An adversary has spent months executing a cyberattack on an unnamed part of the nation’s critical infrastructure, after years of planning. Now, the disruption to daily American life is reaching its climax. First, there is a distributed denial of service, or DDoS,’ attack that masks a massive [...]

A Cat-and-Mouse Game

Katie Kennedy When a company is breached, it is akin to obtaining a disease no one wants and no one wants to admit to having. With reputations and trust on the line, companies are hesitant to broadcast a breach. The Australian Crime Commission estimates that the annual cost of cyber crime to Austral [...]