Permission Groups discovery commands

Cortex XDR Analytics Alert Reference by Alert name

Product
Cortex XDR
Last date published
2024-06-04
Category
Analytics Alert Reference
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Alert name

Synopsis

Activation Period

14 Days

Training Period

30 Days

Test Period

N/A (single event)

Deduplication Period

1 Day

Required Data

  • Requires:
    • XDR Agent

Detection Modules

ATT&CK Tactic

Discovery (TA0007)

ATT&CK Technique

Permission Groups Discovery: Local Groups (T1069.001)

Severity

Informational

Description

Permission group discovery command execution.

Attacker's Goals

Collect information about the host.

Investigative actions

  • Verify if the script or process initiating the discovery commands is benign.
  • Verify that this isn't sanctioned IT activity.
  • Look for other hosts executing similar commands.

Variations

Permission Groups discovery commands in a Kubernetes pod

Synopsis

ATT&CK Tactic

Discovery (TA0007)

ATT&CK Technique

Permission Groups Discovery: Local Groups (T1069.001)

Severity

Informational

Description

Permission group discovery command execution.

Attacker's Goals

Collect information about the host.

Investigative actions

  • Verify if the script or process initiating the discovery commands is benign.
  • Verify that this isn't sanctioned IT activity.
  • Look for other hosts executing similar commands.