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

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The FedCyber Wire

Two more big financial firms warn of hacking threat

“Goldman Sachs and Citigroup have stepped up warnings to shareholders about cyberattacks as the U.S. government has prodded banks and government agencies to bolster defenses.” Source: Two more big financial firms warn of hacking threat | The Columbus Dispatch Via OODA Loop [...]

Is the Pirate Bay really moving to North Korea?

“The Pirate Bay, the embattled file-sharing site that has been blocked or sued in at least a dozen countries, said in a press release Monday afternoon that it had finally found refuge from its many legal woes — in North Korea, of all places.” Source: Is the Pirate Bay really moving to [...]

Reduce Risk, Cost, and Delay with Real-time Response

By Marcus Williams Some topics we are tracking: Guidance Software offers a service called EnCase Cybersecurity. Maximizing Network and Mobile User Performance.  Discussions On Revising the Current Cybersecurity Bill. and more Reduce Risk, Cost, and Delay with Real-time Response and Security Event V [...]

Evernote hacked, 2013 Cloud Security concerns and more

By Ryan Kamauff Here are the top cyber news and stories of the day. Evernote Hack Exposes User Data, Forces Extensive Password Resets - If you are an Evernote user, chances are you got quite the shock this weekend. Evernote forced a manual reset for all of its users, and “About 50 million pas [...]

Triumfant: Malware Detection and Remediation

By Marcus Williams Background Triumfant, Inc. is a privately held company with a focus on detecting and remediating cyber attacks. Triumfant has a  ’Assume Nothing, Scan everything’ approach to cyber detection and prevention.  This approach was developed in response to changes in the t [...]

February Cyber Conflict Link Roundup

By Jose Nazario February was an incredible month of developments. Obviously the two big stories are the Mandiant report on the group tagged APT 1, and the White House’s reactions to the cyber espionage issue by using international trade efforts. Even the NYT, WaPo and WSJ hacks all pale in com [...]

Defense Intelligence Worldwide Conference Cancelled

By Bob Gourley This is not surprising news, but still I’m sad to report this. The 2013 Defense Intelligence Worldwide Conference has been cancelled. This event had evolved from the famous (in my community anyway) DoDIIS Conference, an event that over my career grew from 50 people in a little r [...]