An identity accessed Azure Kubernetes Secrets

Cortex XDR Analytics Alert Reference by Alert name

Product
Cortex XDR
Last date published
2024-06-18
Category
Analytics Alert Reference
Order
Alert name

Synopsis

Activation Period

14 Days

Training Period

30 Days

Test Period

N/A (single event)

Deduplication Period

5 Days

Required Data

  • Requires:
    • Azure Audit Log

Detection Modules

Cloud

ATT&CK Tactic

Credential Access (TA0006)

ATT&CK Technique

Unsecured Credentials: Credentials In Files (T1552.001)

Severity

Informational

Description

An identity has accessed or attempted to access Azure Kubernetes secrets or Config Objects.

Attacker's Goals

  • Extract Kubernetes secrets to gain access to restricted resources in the cluster.

Investigative actions

  • Verify whether the identity should be making this action.
  • Check for any suspicious activity initiated by the identity.