Confluera Security Research Team Contributes to MITRE ATT&CK® v10 Framework

Palo Alto, California, November 19, 2021Confluera, the leading provider of next-generation cloud detection and response, today announced that its Security Research team led by Rex Guo, contributed to the development of the MITRE ATT&CK® v10 Framework to help organizations defend against cyber attacks. Confluera’s contribution to the framework focused on preventing file-less malware in cloud workloads.

"At Confluera, we monitor hundreds of unique and complex cloud environments each day. As a result, we continue to discover and observe the latest risks and threats that plague today’s enterprises, which includes the evolving attacker behavior styles of cybercriminals," said John Morgan, CEO at Confluera. “We were honored to share our knowledge and help contribute to the development of MITRE's newest ATT&CK framework and look forward to continuing our support of their efforts as we all work together with one common goal - preventing and stopping malicious activity.”

MITRE ATT&CK is a globally-accessible knowledge base of adversary tactics and techniques based on real-world observations. The ATT&CK knowledge base is used as a foundation for the development of specific threat models and methodologies in the private sector, in government, and in the cybersecurity product and service community. The MITRE ATT&CK framework can be utilized by any person or organization free of charge.

Confluera security research team is composed of cybersecurity experts whose goal is to identify the latest vulnerabilities and cyberthreat trends.Their research greatly accelerates the time to detect modern threats, especially those targeted at the cloud and designed to evade traditional security measures. Their findings are incorporated into Confluera solutions as well as shared with the broader industry via MITRE ATT&CK and other forums.

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About Confluera

Confluera is the leading provider of next-generation Cloud eXtended Detection and Response (CxDR) solutions. Recognized by Forbes as one of the Top 20 Cybersecurity Startups to Watch in 2021, Confluera’s storyboard technology automates cyber attack analysis making small and large security teams more efficient.  The solution has unprecedented visibility of attacks in the cloud and modern application architectures, reveals threats in real-time, and will shutdown advanced multistage attacks. To learn more about Confluera’s award-winning solution, visit