How To Install And Set Up Sysmon On Windows

In this video Stuart will show you how to download and install SysInternals Sysmon on a Windows workstation. He will also show you how to configure Sysmon to collect network connection information in addition to the information collected by default. Sysmon is a great tool for monitoring all kinds of activity on Windows computers and making it visible via Windows’ own event logging infrastructure. It can be used in security forensics scenarios or just as a part of your troubleshooting toolkit. It has been written by Microsoft’s own Mark Russinovich and Thomas Garnier. Best of all, Sysmon is free software.

Prerequisites include: The user must be running elevated to install Sysmon.