Suspicious activity

CloudTrail trail config updated from malicious IP address

Risk Level

Hazardous (3)

Platform(s)
  • N/A

Description

Orca detected that an API call to 'UpdateTrail' CloudTrail events was made from a malicious IP, the operation was successful. Aws CloudTrail service consists of a set of trails, each defines a different logging configuration. By calling the UpdateTrail api, logging of specific events might be disabled. The call from a malicious ip might indicates of an attempt of an attacker to avoid logging.
  • Recommended Mitigation

    It is recommended to review the permissions which were used to make this api call. In case the trail is active, enable logging and look for a malicious activity from the malicious address.