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.

FedCyber 2014 Overview

Video Overview of the 2013 Event

2015 FedCyber Date Announced - Registration Open

This year's event will be held on November 10, 2015 in Tyson's Corner.

The FedCyber Wire

Meetup Knocked Offline by DDoS Attackers

“Meetup, a popular social networking site for organizing group activities, said today that it spent the weekend fending off what it called a ‘massive attack’ on its servers that caused the site to be unavailable to many users. The attackers attempted to extort the company by email to stop the [...]

South Korea’s strange cyberwar admission

“We usually think of cyberwar as a secretive world, dominated by spooks and shadowy government agencies. So why did South Korea recently admit that it is developing a cyberweapon to cripple the North’s nuclear capabilities? Almost every nation with enough cash is funding its own cyberwar program [...]

Sears Says Investigating Possible Security Breach

“Sears Holdings Corp said Friday it has launched an investigation to determine whether it was the victim of a security breach, following Target Corp’s revelation at the end of last year that it had suffered an unprecedented cyber attack. ‘There have been rumors and reports throughout the retai [...]

Hackers target Brazil’s World Cup for cyber attacks

“Brazilian hackers are threatening to disrupt the World Cup with attacks ranging from jamming websites to data theft, adding cyber warfare to the list of challenges for a competition already marred by protests, delays and overspending.” Source:CORRECTED-Hackers target Brazil’s World Cup for cy [...]