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.

Video Overview of the 2013 Event

The FedCyber Wire

Cyber-thieves blamed for leap in Tor dark net use

“Cyber-thieves are behind a big leap in the number of computers connecting to the Tor anonymous web browsing system, a security company has said. The number of connections to Tor almost doubled in late August.” Source: BBC News – Cyber-thieves blamed for leap in Tor dark net use Via OODA Loop [...]

Ho Not To Be Paralyzed By NSA Revelations

By SeanLawson This semester at the University of Utah I am teaching Communication 5620, International Communication. In our Thursday sessions, we do a round-up of weekly news items from the previous week, chosen by the students, that relate to international communication. Not surprisingly, most of t [...]

Two Romanians Sentenced to US Prison in Hacking Case

“Two Romanian nationals were sentenced to prison terms Wednesday for their roles in a multimillion-dollar scheme to hack into US merchants’ computer networks to steal credit card data, officials said. The Justice Department said Adrian-Tiberiu Oprea, 29, of Constanta, Romania, was sentenced to 1 [...]