IBM Sense

The IBM® QRadar® DSM for IBM Sense collects notable events from a local or external system that generates Sense events.

The following table describes the specifications for the IBM Sense DSM:
Table 1. IBM Sense DSM specifications
Specification Value
Manufacturer IBM
DSM name IBM Sense
RPM file name DSM-IBMSense-Qradar_version-build_number.noarch.rpm
Supported versions 1
Protocol Syslog
Event format LEEF
Recorded event types

User Behavior

User Geography

User Time

User Access

User Privilege

User Risk

Sense Offense

Resource Risk

Automatically discovered? Yes
Includes identity? No
Includes custom properties? No
More information IBM website (
To integrate IBM Sense with QRadar, complete the following steps:
  1. If automatic updates are not enabled, download and install the most recent version of the following RPMs from the IBM Support Website onto your QRadar Console:
    • IBM Sense DSM RPM
    • DSMCommon RPM
The following table shows a sample event message for IBM Sense:
Table 2. IBM Sense sample message.
Event name Low level category Sample log message
Behavior Change User Behavior LEEF:2.0|IBM|Sense|1.0|Behavior Change|cat=User Behavior description= score= scoreType= confidence= primaryEntity= primaryEntityType= additionalEntity= additionalEntityType= beginningTimestamp= endTimestamp= sensorDomain= referenceId1= referenceId2= referenceId3= referenceId4= referenceURL= originalSenseEventName=