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Detecting UAC bypass - ChangePK and SLUI registry tampering

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Id829a69ba-93e1-491f-8a1f-b19506e9d88a
RulenameDetecting UAC bypass - ChangePK and SLUI registry tampering
DescriptionThis query identifies setting a registry key under HKCU, launching slui.exe and then ChangePK.exe.
SeverityMedium
TacticsImpact
TechniquesT1490
Required data connectorsMicrosoftThreatProtection
KindScheduled
Query frequency1h
Query period1h
Trigger threshold0
Trigger operatorgt
Source Urihttps://github.com/Azure/Azure-Sentinel/blob/master/Solutions/FalconFriday/Analytic Rules/UACBypass-3-changePK-SLUI-tampering.yaml
Version1.0.0
Arm template829a69ba-93e1-491f-8a1f-b19506e9d88a.json
Deploy To Azure
DeviceProcessEvents
| where InitiatingProcessParentFileName =~ "slui.exe"
| where InitiatingProcessFileName =~ "changepk.exe"
| where ProcessIntegrityLevel == "High"
name: Detecting UAC bypass - ChangePK and SLUI registry tampering
status: Available
triggerThreshold: 0
severity: Medium
tactics:
- Impact
OriginalUri: https://github.com/Azure/Azure-Sentinel/blob/master/Solutions/FalconFriday/Analytic Rules/UACBypass-3-changePK-SLUI-tampering.yaml
entityMappings:
- entityType: Host
  fieldMappings:
  - columnName: DeviceName
    identifier: FullName
- entityType: Account
  fieldMappings:
  - columnName: AccountSid
    identifier: Sid
  - columnName: AccountName
    identifier: Name
  - columnName: AccountDomain
    identifier: NTDomain
- entityType: Process
  fieldMappings:
  - columnName: ProcessCommandLine
    identifier: CommandLine
queryPeriod: 1h
queryFrequency: 1h
version: 1.0.0
triggerOperator: gt
description: |
    This query identifies setting a registry key under HKCU, launching slui.exe and then ChangePK.exe.
query: |
  DeviceProcessEvents
  | where InitiatingProcessParentFileName =~ "slui.exe"
  | where InitiatingProcessFileName =~ "changepk.exe"
  | where ProcessIntegrityLevel == "High"  
relevantTechniques:
- T1490
id: 829a69ba-93e1-491f-8a1f-b19506e9d88a
requiredDataConnectors:
- dataTypes:
  - DeviceProcessEvents
  connectorId: MicrosoftThreatProtection
kind: Scheduled
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    }
  },
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      "properties": {
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        "customDetails": null,
        "description": "This query identifies setting a registry key under HKCU, launching slui.exe and then ChangePK.exe.\n",
        "displayName": "Detecting UAC bypass - ChangePK and SLUI registry tampering",
        "enabled": true,
        "entityMappings": [
          {
            "entityType": "Host",
            "fieldMappings": [
              {
                "columnName": "DeviceName",
                "identifier": "FullName"
              }
            ]
          },
          {
            "entityType": "Account",
            "fieldMappings": [
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                "columnName": "AccountSid",
                "identifier": "Sid"
              },
              {
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                "identifier": "Name"
              },
              {
                "columnName": "AccountDomain",
                "identifier": "NTDomain"
              }
            ]
          },
          {
            "entityType": "Process",
            "fieldMappings": [
              {
                "columnName": "ProcessCommandLine",
                "identifier": "CommandLine"
              }
            ]
          }
        ],
        "OriginalUri": "https://github.com/Azure/Azure-Sentinel/blob/master/Solutions/FalconFriday/Analytic Rules/UACBypass-3-changePK-SLUI-tampering.yaml",
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        "queryFrequency": "PT1H",
        "queryPeriod": "PT1H",
        "severity": "Medium",
        "status": "Available",
        "suppressionDuration": "PT1H",
        "suppressionEnabled": false,
        "tactics": [
          "Impact"
        ],
        "techniques": [
          "T1490"
        ],
        "templateVersion": "1.0.0",
        "triggerOperator": "GreaterThan",
        "triggerThreshold": 0
      },
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}