Research

Sample of my present & past research publications & presentations

Shellbot Crimeware Re-Emerges in Monero Mining Campaign (Dark Reading)

BSides Las Vegas 2018 – I am the cavalry

IATC – Cavalry is ALL OF US – Joshua Corman, Beau Woods, Rod Soto, Travis Moore & Heath Wickline

DEFCON XXVI – Defcon Demo Labs – Chiron

Black Hat Arsenal USA 2018 – Chiron

Identiverse 2018  – SMS Vulnerabilities in Identity Management

SAMBA Protocol Vulnerabilities Threat Advisory – 2018 – JASK

Domain Impersonation / IDN Campaigns TA – 2018 – JASK

DerbyCon 2017 – Chiron Home based ML IDS with Joseph Zadeh

Black Hat EU 2016 – Splunk 

Hackmiami Conference 2017 – Detection of webshells in compromised perimeter assets using ML algorithms

RSA Conference 2017 – Automated Prevention of Ransomware with Machine Learning and GPOs

DEFCON 2016 – Packet Hacking Village Dynamic Population discovery for Lateral Movement Detection

Hackmiami Conference 2015 – Biohacking – Implantable chip attack vector Demo video

Aktaion – Signatureless Threat Detection. Open source ML tool for ransomware detection

The Lambda Defense: Functional Paradigms of Defense for Cybersecurity

BSides Orlando 2014 – Civilianization of War, paramilitarization of cyberspace and its implications for infosec pros

AKAMAI State of The Internet Q4-2014

DDoS attacks against global markets PLXSert – White Paper

Yummba web injects AKAMAI/PLXSert

Zeus Crimeware kit PLXSert