List of Microsoft Sentinel Advanced Security Information Model (ASIM) parsers (Public preview)

This document provides a list of Advanced Security Information Model (ASIM) parsers. For an overview of ASIM parsers refer to the parsers overview. To understand how parsers fit within the ASIM architecture, refer to the ASIM architecture diagram.

Important

ASIM is currently in PREVIEW. The Azure Preview Supplemental Terms include additional legal terms that apply to Azure features that are in beta, preview, or otherwise not yet released into general availability.

Audit event parsers

To use ASIM audit event parsers, deploy the parsers from the Microsoft Sentinel GitHub repository. Microsoft Sentinel provides the following parsers in the packages deployed from GitHub:

Source Notes Parser
Azure Activity administrative events Azure Activity events (in the AzureActivity table) in the category Administrative. ASimAuditEventAzureActivity
Exchange 365 administrative events Exchange Administrative events collected using the Office 365 connector (in the OfficeActivity table). ASimAuditEventMicrosoftOffice365
Windows Log clear event Windows Event 1102 collected using the Log Analytics agent Security Events connector or the Azure monitor agent Security Events and WEF connectors (using the SecurityEvent, WindowsEvent, or Event tables). ASimAuditEventMicrosoftWindowsEvents

Authentication parsers

To use ASIM authentication parsers, deploy the parsers from the Microsoft Sentinel GitHub repository. Microsoft Sentinel provides the following parsers in the packages deployed from GitHub:

  • Windows sign-ins
    • Collected using the Log Analytics Agent or Azure Monitor Agent.
    • Collected using either the Security Events connectors to the SecurityEvent table or using the WEF connector to the WindowsEvent table.
    • Reported as Security Events (4624, 4625, 4634, and 4647).
    • reported by Microsoft 365 Defender for Endpoint, collected using the Microsoft 365 Defender connector.
  • Linux sign-ins
    • reported by Microsoft 365 Defender for Endpoint, collected using the Microsoft 365 Defender connector.
    • reported by Microsoft Defender to IoT Endpoint.
  • Azure Active Directory sign-ins, collected using the Azure Active Directory connector. Separate parsers are provided for regular, Non-Interactive, Managed Identities and Service Principles Sign-ins.
  • AWS sign-ins, collected using the AWS CloudTrail connector.
  • Okta authentication, collected using the Okta connector.
  • PostgreSQL sign-in logs.

DNS parsers

ASIM DNS parsers are available in every workspace. Microsoft Sentinel provides the following out-of-the-box parsers:

Source Notes Parser
Normalized DNS Logs Any event normalized at ingestion to the ASimDnsActivityLogs table. The DNS connector for the Azure Monitor Agent uses the ASimDnsActivityLogs table and is supported by the _Im_Dns_Native parser. _Im_Dns_Native
Azure Firewall _Im_Dns_AzureFirewallVxx
Cisco Umbrella _Im_Dns_CiscoUmbrellaVxx
Corelight Zeek _Im_Dns_CorelightZeekVxx
GCP DNS _Im_Dns_GcpVxx
- Infoblox NIOS
- BIND
- BlucCat
The same parsers support multiple sources. _Im_Dns_InfobloxNIOSVxx
Microsoft DNS Server Collected using:
- DNS connector for the Log Analytics Agent
- DNS connector for the Azure Monitor Agent
- NXlog

_Im_Dns_MicrosoftOMSVxx
See Normalized DNS logs.
_Im_Dns_MicrosoftNXlogVxx
Sysmon for Windows (event 22) Collected using:
- the Log Analytics Agent
- the Azure Monitor Agent

For both agents, both collecting to the
Event and WindowsEvent tables are supported.
_Im_Dns_MicrosoftSysmonVxx
Vectra AI _Im_Dns_VectraIAVxx
Zscaler ZIA _Im_Dns_ZscalerZIAVxx

Deploy the workspace deployed parsers version from the Microsoft Sentinel GitHub repository.

File Activity parsers

To use ASIM File Activity parsers, deploy the parsers from the Microsoft Sentinel GitHub repository. Microsoft Sentinel provides the following parsers in the packages deployed from GitHub:

  • Windows file activity
    • Reported by Windows (event 4663):
      • Collected using the Log Analytics Agent based Security Events connector to the SecurityEvent table.
      • Collected using the Azure Monitor Agent based Security Events connector to the SecurityEvent table.
      • Collected using the Azure Monitor Agent based WEF (Windows Event Forwarding) connector to the WindowsEvent table.
    • Reported using Sysmon file activity events (Events 11, 23, and 26):
      • Collected using the Log Analytics Agent to the Event table.
      • Collected using the Azure Monitor Agent based WEF (Windows Event Forwarding) connector to the WindowsEvent table.
    • Reported by Microsoft 365 Defender for Endpoint, collected using the Microsoft 365 Defender connector.
  • Microsoft Office 365 SharePoint and OneDrive events, collected using the Office Activity connector.
  • Azure Storage, including Blob, File, Queue, and Table Storage.

Network Session parsers

ASIM Network Session parsers are available in every workspace. Microsoft Sentinel provides the following out-of-the-box parsers:

Source Notes Parser
Normalized Network Session Logs Any event normalized at ingestion to the ASimNetworkSessionLogs table. The Firewall connector for the Azure Monitor Agent uses the ASimNetworkSessionLogs table and is supported by the _Im_NetworkSession_Native parser. _Im_NetworkSession_Native
AppGate SDP IP connection logs collected using Syslog. _Im_NetworkSession_AppGateSDPVxx
AWS VPC logs Collected using the AWS S3 connector. _Im_NetworkSession_AWSVPCVxx
Azure Firewall logs _Im_NetworkSession_AzureFirewallVxx
Azure Monitor VMConnection Collected as part of the Azure Monitor VM Insights solution. _Im_NetworkSession_VMConnectionVxx
Azure Network Security Groups (NSG) logs Collected as part of the Azure Monitor VM Insights solution. _Im_NetworkSession_AzureNSGVxx
Checkpoint Firewall-1 Collected using CEF. _Im_NetworkSession_CheckPointFirewallVxx
Cisco ASA Collected using the CEF connector. _Im_NetworkSession_CiscoASAVxx
Cisco Meraki Collected using the Cisco Meraki API connector. _Im_NetworkSession_CiscoMerakiVxx
Corelight Zeek Collected using the Corelight Zeek connector. _im_NetworkSession_CorelightZeekVxx
Fortigate FortiOS IP connection logs collected using Syslog. _Im_NetworkSession_FortinetFortiGateVxx
Microsoft 365 Defender for Endpoint _Im_NetworkSession_Microsoft365DefenderVxx
Microsoft Defender for IoT micro agent _Im_NetworkSession_MD4IoTAgentVxx
Microsoft Defender for IoT sensor _Im_NetworkSession_MD4IoTSensorVxx
Palo Alto PanOS traffic logs Collected using CEF. _Im_NetworkSession_PaloAltoCEFVxx
Sysmon for Linux (event 3) Collected using the Log Analytics Agent
or the Azure Monitor Agent.
_Im_NetworkSession_LinuxSysmonVxx
Vectra AI Supports the pack parameter. _Im_NetworkSession_VectraIAVxx
Windows Firewall logs Collected as Windows events using the Log Analytics Agent (Event table) or Azure Monitor Agent (WindowsEvent table). Supports Windows events 5150 to 5159. _Im_NetworkSession_MicrosoftWindowsEventFirewallVxx
Watchguard FirewareOW Collected using Syslog. _Im_NetworkSession_WatchGuardFirewareOSVxx
Zscaler ZIA firewall logs Collected using CEF. _Im_NetworkSessionZscalerZIAVxx

Deploy the workspace deployed parsers version from the Microsoft Sentinel GitHub repository.

Process Event parsers

To use ASIM Process Event parsers, deploy the parsers from the Microsoft Sentinel GitHub repository. Microsoft Sentinel provides the following parsers in the packages deployed from GitHub:

  • Security Events process creation (Event 4688), collected using the Log Analytics Agent or Azure Monitor Agent
  • Security Events process termination (Event 4689), collected using the Log Analytics Agent or Azure Monitor Agent
  • Sysmon process creation (Event 1), collected using the Log Analytics Agent or Azure Monitor Agent
  • Sysmon process termination (Event 5), collected using the Log Analytics Agent or Azure Monitor Agent
  • Microsoft 365 Defender for Endpoint process creation

Registry Event parsers

To use ASIM Registry Event parsers, deploy the parsers from the Microsoft Sentinel GitHub repository. Microsoft Sentinel provides the following parsers in the packages deployed from GitHub:

  • Security Events registry update (Events 4657 and 4663), collected using the Log Analytics Agent or Azure Monitor Agent
  • Sysmon registry monitoring events (Events 12, 13, and 14), collected using the Log Analytics Agent or Azure Monitor Agent
  • Microsoft 365 Defender for Endpoint registry events

Web Session parsers

ASIM Web Session parsers are available in every workspace. Microsoft Sentinel provides the following out-of-the-box parsers:

Source Notes Parser
Squid Proxy _Im_WebSession_SquidProxyVxx
Vectra AI Streams Supports the pack parameter. _Im_WebSession_VectraAIVxx
Zscaler ZIA Collected using CEF _Im_WebSessionZscalerZIAVxx

Deploy the workspace deployed parsers version from the Microsoft Sentinel GitHub repository.

Next steps

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