Process Tracking Event: 602

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Process Tracking » Event ID 602 - Scheduled Task created

Event ID 602 - Scheduled Task created

Event ID 602
Category Process tracking
Description Scheduled Task created

In Active Directory, when a scheduled task is created, event ID 602 is logged.

This log data gives the following information:

  • Process ID
  • Image File Name
  • Primary User Name
  • Primary Domain
  • Primary Logon ID
  • Target User Name
  • Target Domain
  • Target Logon ID

Why event ID 602 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

Pro tip:

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 602 applies to the following operating systems: 

  • Windows Server 2000
  • Windows 2003 and XP

  • Corresponding event ID for 602 in Windows Server 2008 and Vista are 4698 , 4699 , 4700 , 4701 , 4702