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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.

2014 FedCyber Date Announced - Registration Open

Please visit Events.FedCyber.com to register for this year's event which will be held on November 5, 2014 in Tyson's Corner.

Video Overview of the 2013 Event

The FedCyber Wire

Data rationalizing vs Data Consolidation

By ChrisScott Consolidating data centers has always made sense.  Having the data securely tucked away into well-managed data centers has got to improve performance and even cyber security. It will also require fewer of those really smart, well-trained (expensive) system administrators to keep thing [...]


China Calls For End To ‘Cyber War’

“A top official in the Chinese government said Saturday that nation’s should devise a unified set of rules on cyber attacks instead of fanning the flames of cyber warfare. China has been blamed for attacks on U.S. media outlets like The New York Times and Wall Street Journal as well as a ho [...]


China foreign minister rejects hacking accusations

“China’s foreign minister on Saturday rejected accusations that the country’s military was behind massive hacking attacks on U.S. and other foreign targets and called for more international cooperation in policing the Internet.” Source: China foreign minister rejects hacking [...]


Cybersecurity challenges in 2013

“The security issues affecting businesses are similar around the world. Most involve employees innocently bringing an infected personal mobile device into the corporate network, or clicking on a social media link that looks harmless but hides a Trojan or worm that will secretly steal data and [...]


Obama’s Cyberwarfare Strategy Will Backfire

“Cyberspace, American leaders have not fully realized, is not like other national security issues. America’s true cyber power is not the National Security Agency or Cyber Command, but our technology companies that create and maintain cyberspace and the factories, banks, small businesses, [...]


Inside the Black Box

“Very little that China does escapes the notice of the NSA, and virtually every technique it uses has been tracked and reverse-engineered. For years, and in secret, the NSA has also used the cover of some American companies — with their permission — to poke and prod at the hackers, [...]