Identifies the creation of an Amazon Redshift cluster. Unexpected creation of this cluster by a non-administrative user may indicate a permission or role issue with current users. If unexpected, the resource may not properly be configured and could introduce security vulnerabilities.
Rule type: query
Risk score: 21
Runs every: 10 minutes
Maximum alerts per execution: 100
- Continuous Monitoring
- Asset Visibility
Added (Elastic Stack release): 8.3.0
Rule authors: Elastic
Rule license: Elastic License v2
Valid clusters may be created by a system or network administrator. Verify whether the user identity, user agent, and/or hostname should be making changes in your environment. Cluster creations by unfamiliar users or hosts should be investigated. If known behavior is causing false positives, it can be exempted from the rule.
## Config The AWS Fleet integration, Filebeat module, or similarly structured data is required to be compatible with this rule.
event.dataset:aws.cloudtrail and event.provider:redshift.amazonaws.com and event.action:CreateCluster and event.outcome:success