Articles by Devon Kerr
Elastic Security Labs Lead, Elastic
Elastic publishes 2023 Global Threat Report Spring Edition
This week, we’re publishing a new version of this report that’s online and interactive, which includes additional data covering the remainder of 2022, written using Elastic technologies.
Elastic Global Threat Report Multipart Series Overview
Each month, the Elastic Security Labs team dissects a different trend or correlation from the Elastic Global Threat Report. This post provides an overview of those individual publications.
Elastic Global Threat Report Breakdown: Credential Access
In the second part of our breaking down the Elastic Global Threat Report series, we’re focusing on the credential access tactic, which was the third-most common category of behavior we observed.
Elastic Global Threat Report Breakdown: Defense Evasion
Devon Kerr breaks down the Defense Evasion statistics from this year's Elastic Global Threat Report, offering additional details from behind the keyboard.
Update to the REF2924 intrusion set and related campaigns
Elastic Security Labs is providing an update to the REF2924 research published in December of 2022. This update includes malware analysis of the implants, additional findings, and associations with other intrusions.
SiestaGraph: New implant uncovered in ASEAN member foreign ministry
Elastic Security Labs is tracking likely multiple on-net threat actors leveraging Exchange exploits, web shells, and the newly discovered SiestaGraph implant to achieve and maintain access, escalate privilege, and exfiltrate targeted data.
Elastic + Tidal making MITRE ATT&CK easier
Elastic is partnering with Tidal Cyber to improve transparency even further, and helping Tidal and Elastic users understand the capabilities we’re providing in the language of ATT&CK.