Event ID 593 - A process has exited
|Sub category||Process termination|
|Description||A process has exited|
In Active Directory, when a program is terminated, event ID 593 is logged.
This log data gives the following information:
|Subject: User who performed the action||
Why event ID 593 needs to be monitored?
- Prevention of privilege abuse
- Detection of potential malicious activity
- Operational purposes like getting information on user activity like user attendance, peak logon times, etc.
- Compliance mandates
User management audit reports from ADAudit Plus help in monitoring user management actions in real-time and maintaining a record of actions done by users, administrators and technicians that helps in efficient functioning of an organization.
Event 593 applies to the following operating systems:
- Windows Server 2000
- Windows 2003 and XP
- Corresponding event ID for 593 in Windows Server 2008 and Vista is 4689