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Description

This search looks for Pull Request from unknown user.

  • Type: Anomaly
  • Product: Splunk Enterprise, Splunk Enterprise Security, Splunk Cloud

  • Last Updated: 2021-09-01
  • Author: Patrick Bareiss, Splunk
  • ID: 9d7b9100-8878-4404-914e-ca5e551a641e

Annotations

ATT&CK
ID Technique Tactic
T1195.001 Compromise Software Dependencies and Development Tools Initial Access
T1195 Supply Chain Compromise Initial Access
Kill Chain Phase
  • Actions on Objectives
NIST
  • PR.DS
  • PR.AC
  • DE.CM
CIS20
  • CIS 13
CVE
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`github` check_suite.pull_requests{}.id=* 
| stats count by check_suite.head_commit.author.name repository.full_name check_suite.pull_requests{}.head.ref check_suite.head_commit.message 
| rename check_suite.head_commit.author.name as user repository.full_name as repository check_suite.pull_requests{}.head.ref as ref_head check_suite.head_commit.message as commit_message 
| search NOT `github_known_users` 
| eval phase="code" 
| `security_content_ctime(firstTime)` 
| `security_content_ctime(lastTime)` 
| `github_pull_request_from_unknown_user_filter`

Macros

The SPL above uses the following Macros:

Note that github_pull_request_from_unknown_user_filter is a empty macro by default. It allows the user to filter out any results (false positives) without editing the SPL.

Required field

  • _time
  • alert.id
  • repository.full_name
  • repository.html_url
  • action
  • alert.affected_package_name
  • alert.affected_range
  • alert.created_at
  • alert.external_identifier
  • alert.external_reference
  • alert.fixed_in
  • alert.severity

How To Implement

You must index GitHub logs. You can follow the url in reference to onboard GitHub logs.

Known False Positives

unknown

Associated Analytic story

RBA

Risk Score Impact Confidence Message
27.0 30 90 Vulnerabilities found in packages used by GitHub repository $repository$

Reference

Test Dataset

Replay any dataset to Splunk Enterprise by using our replay.py tool or the UI. Alternatively you can replay a dataset into a Splunk Attack Range

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