Stories from the SOC - System compromise with lateral movement

May 26, 2020 | Josh Gomez
Josh Gomez

Josh Gomez

Sr. Specialist - Technology Security, AT&T

Josh Gomez is a member of the Managed Threat Detection and Response (MTRDR) team. Prior to joining AT&T Josh worked at several high-profile Texas state agencies such as TxDOT and TxDPS, as a cybersecurity analyst. Graduated from UTSA with a bachelor’s in Information Assurance/Cybersecurity. Pursued his Masters shortly after and graduated from WGU with a Masters of Science in Cybersecurity/Information Assurance. Josh brings 4 years of overall security related experience. His time with Texas states agencies as well as his strong educational background saw him trained and is proficient in Threat Intelligence, Vulnerability Management, Incident Response, as well as Digital Forensics. Josh’s strongest attribute is his deep thirst for security related knowledge. Josh believes being an elite security professional dictates that one must keep up with the latest security threats, trends, techniques, and technologies, a challenge he faces head on and embraces.

May 26, 2020 | Josh Gomez

Stories from the SOC - System compromise with lateral movement

Executive Summary Stories from the SOC is a blog series that describes recent real-world security incident investigations conducted and reported by the AT&T SOC analyst team for AT&T Managed Threat Detection and Response customers. Malicious network traffic from foreign IPs was observed trying to establish communication to a compromised internal system. The internal system was then…