File resource type

Applies to:

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Represent a file entity in Defender for Endpoint.


Method Return Type Description
Get file file Get a single file
List file related alerts alert collection Get the alert entities that are associated with the file.
List file related machines machine collection Get the machine entities associated with the alert.
file statistics Statistics summary Retrieves the prevalence for the given file.


Property Type Description
sha1 String Sha1 hash of the file content
sha256 String Sha256 hash of the file content
globalPrevalence Nullable long File prevalence across organization
globalFirstObserved DateTimeOffset First time the file was observed
globalLastObserved DateTimeOffset Last time the file was observed
size Nullable long Size of the file
fileType String Type of the file
isPeFile Boolean true if the file is portable executable (for example DLL, EXE, etc.)
filePublisher String File publisher
fileProductName String Product name
signer String File signer
issuer String File issuer
signerHash String Hash of the signing certificate
isValidCertificate Boolean Was signing certificate successfully verified by Microsoft Defender for Endpoint agent
determinationType String The determination type of the file
determinationValue String Determination value

Json representation

    "sha1": "4388963aaa83afe2042a46a3c017ad50bdcdafb3",
    "sha256": "413c58c8267d2c8648d8f6384bacc2ae9c929b2b96578b6860b5087cd1bd6462",
    "globalPrevalence": 180022,
    "globalFirstObserved": "2017-09-19T03:51:27.6785431Z",
    "globalLastObserved": "2020-01-06T03:59:21.3229314Z",
    "size": 22139496,
    "fileType": "APP",
    "isPeFile": true,
    "filePublisher": "CHENGDU YIWO Tech Development Co., Ltd.",
    "fileProductName": "EaseUS MobiSaver for Android",
    "signer": "CHENGDU YIWO Tech Development Co., Ltd.",
    "issuer": "VeriSign Class 3 Code Signing 2010 CA",
    "signerHash": "6c3245d4a9bc0244d99dff27af259cbbae2e2d16",
    "isValidCertificate": false,
    "determinationType": "Pua",
    "determinationValue": "PUA:Win32/FusionCore"


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