Zeek Logs
Connecting Zeek logs to your Panther Console

Overview

Panther supports ingesting Zeek logs via common Data Transport options: Amazon Web Services (AWS) S3 and SQS.

How to onboard Zeek logs to Panther

To pull these logs into Panther:
  1. 1.
    Set up your Data Transport in the Panther Console.
    • Please follow Panther’s documentation for configuring the Data Transport option you will use:
  2. 2.
    Configure Zeek to push logs to the Data Transport source.
    • See Zeek's documentation for instructions on pushing logs to your selected Data Transport source.

Supported log types

Required fields are in bold.

Zeek.DNS

Zeek DNS activity
Column
Type
Description
ts
timestamp
The earliest time at which a DNS protocol message over the associated connection is observed.
uid
string
A unique identifier of the connection over which DNS messages are being transferred.
id_orig_h
string
The originator’s IP address.
id_orig_p
int
The originator’s port number.
id_resp_h
string
The responder’s IP address.
id_resp_p
int
The responder’s port number.
proto
string
The transport layer protocol of the connection.
trans_id
int
A 16-bit identifier assigned by the program that generated the DNS query. Also used in responses to match up replies to outstanding queries.
query
string
The domain name that is the subject of the DNS query.
qclass
bigint
The QCLASS value specifying the class of the query.
qclass_name
string
A descriptive name for the class of the query.
qtype
bigint
A QTYPE value specifying the type of the query.
qtype_name
string
A descriptive name for the type of the query.
rcode
bigint
The response code value in DNS response messages.
rcode_name
string
A descriptive name for the response code value.
AA
boolean
The Authoritative Answer bit for response messages specifies that the responding name server is an authority for the domain name in the question section.
TC
boolean
The Truncation bit specifies that the message was truncated.
RD
boolean
The Recursion Desired bit in a request message indicates that the client wants recursive service for this query.
RA
boolean
The Recursion Available bit in a response message indicates that the name server supports recursive queries.