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

Cloud Security Alliance Federal Summit 5 May in DC

The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) is the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining and raising awareness of best practices to help ensure a secure and highly functional cloud computing environment. CSA harnesses the subject matter expertise of industry practitioners, associations, gover [...]

To Aid Combat, Russia Wages Cyberwar Against Ukraine

“The rules of War 2.0 (or 3.0) are murky. Experts and pundits say that cyberwarfare is happening. And it makes sense. But it has been very hard to prove. A new report adds to the body of evidence, charging that the Russian military is waging a sustained cyber campaign against Via OODA Loop [...]

VA Thwarts Over a Billion Cyber Threats in March

“The Department of Veterans Affairs experienced a significant surge in cyber threats in March, Chief Information Officer Stephen Warren said during a Thursday call with reporters.” Source: VA Thwarts Over a Billion Cyber Threats — Just in March – Via OODA Loop [...]

Canadian hacker arrested for spying through webcams

“Federal police arrested a Canadian woman Wednesday accused of remotely taking over people’s computers and spying on them using their own webcams. The 27-year-old suspect, who allegedly leads on online hacker forum with 35,000 members worldwide, used malicious software to infect and take over ot [...]

Demand surges for cybersecurity in Mideast and Africa

“Demand surges for cyber security in the Middle East and Africa as firms in the region face thousands of cyber threats on average per day, experts warned here Sunday. According to global consultancy International Data Corporation (IDC), spending on ICT will exceed 270 billion U.S. dollars in the M [...]

Boards are on high alert over security threats

“In 2014, 42.8 million security incidents were detected, a 48 percent increase over the previous year, according to PricewaterhouseCoopers. The average size of the financial hits attributed to those incidents was $2.7 million, and the number of organizations reporting incident-related losses of mo [...]