Suspicious activity

Role policy attached from malicious IP address

Risk Level

Hazardous (3)

Platform(s)
  • N/A

Description

Orca detected that a managed policy was attached to a role, the operation was successful. The operation was called from a malicious IP address, which might indicate of a privilege escalation attempt. An attacker with permissions to attach policies, can attach a policy to entities which are in his control.
  • Recommended Mitigation

    It is recommended to review the permissions which were used to make this api call. In addition, review the actions of the affected role and remove the policy in if it is possible.