Sysmon Event ID 18

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18: Pipe connected

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Description Fields in 18

  • Log Name
  • Source
  • Date
  • Event ID
  • Task Category
  • Level
  • Keywords
  • User
  • Computer
  • Description
  • Pipe Connected
  • UtcTime
  • ProcessGuid
  • ProcessId
  • PipeName
  • Image

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Examples of 18

Log Name:      Microsoft-Windows-Sysmon/Operational
Source:        Microsoft-Windows-Sysmon
Date:          4/11/2018 9:07:50 AM
Event ID:      18
Task Category: Pipe Connected (rule: PipeEvent)
Level:         Information
Keywords:     
User:          SYSTEM
Computer:      rfsh.lab.local
Description:
Pipe Connected:
UtcTime: 2018-04-11 16:07:50.880
ProcessGuid: {c47a3e70-1e13-5ace-0000-001004ab2d00}
ProcessId: 2384
PipeName: \wkssvc
Image: C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
Event Xml:
<Event xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/win/2004/08/events/event">
  <System>
    <Provider Name="Microsoft-Windows-Sysmon" Guid="{5770385F-C22A-43E0-BF4C-06F5698FFBD9}" />
    <EventID>18</EventID>
    <Version>1</Version>
    <Level>4</Level>
    <Task>18</Task>
    <Opcode>0</Opcode>
    <Keywords>0x8000000000000000</Keywords>
    <TimeCreated SystemTime="2018-04-11T16:07:50.881699300Z" />
    <EventRecordID>59778</EventRecordID>
    <Correlation />
    <Execution ProcessID="7620" ThreadID="21808" />
    <Channel>Microsoft-Windows-Sysmon/Operational</Channel>
    <Computer>rfsh.lab.local</Computer>
    <Security UserID="S-1-5-18" />
  </System>
  <EventData>
    <Data Name="UtcTime">2018-04-11 16:07:50.880</Data>
    <Data Name="ProcessGuid">{C47A3E70-1E13-5ACE-0000-001004AB2D00}</Data>
    <Data Name="ProcessId">2384</Data>
    <Data Name="PipeName">\wkssvc</Data>
    <Data Name="Image">C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE</Data>
  </EventData>
</Event>

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