Security Cadence: Sysmon (Logging Part 2 out of ?????)

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  • sysmon-config

    Sysmon configuration file template with default high-quality event tracing

    There are also some excellent sample configuration files out there, and -in my opinion- the best of them is from Swift on Security:

  • sysmon-modular

    A repository of sysmon configuration modules

    Another really excellent resource (also called out by Swift) is Olaf Hartong’s Sysmon-Modular project: As well as having a few full configs, Olaf’s project has modular XML configurations for each supported Sysmon Event ID. This can be incredibly helpful for fine tuning your configs.

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  • SysmonForLinux

    Did you know that Sysmon is so fantastic that Microsoft ported it to Linux? They sure did and it is awesome. It can be found here:

  • SysmonTools

    Utilities for Sysmon

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