Playbook Battle Card: GSPBC-1019 – Persistence – BITS Jobs

Playbook Battle Cards are part of GuardSight’s choreographed routines protecting our customers.

Windows Background Intelligent Transfer Service (BITS) is a file transfer implement. Cyber attackers often abuse BITS jobs to execute malign objectives. 

Aggressors may abuse BITS to download and execute malicious code, and because BITS tasks are self-contained, Host firewalls typically permit the activity.

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