Azure AD PIM elevation request

Cortex XDR Analytics Alert Reference by Alert name

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

Activation Period

14 Days

Training Period

30 Days

Test Period

N/A (single event)

Deduplication Period

1 Day

Required Data

  • Requires:
    • AzureAD Audit Log

Detection Modules

Identity Threat Module

ATT&CK Tactic

Privilege Escalation (TA0004)

ATT&CK Technique

Valid Accounts (T1078)

Severity

Informational

Description

An Azure AD PIM elevation request was denied/approved.

Attacker's Goals

Getting elevated permissions to perform malicious actions.

Investigative actions

  • Check if the elevation is authorized.
  • Follow further actions or suspicious logins from the elevated account.