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Entities are special objects which designed with capability to be monitored and analyzed with Hyperionix Entity State Machine and/or track them in event storages. Each entity has Entity ID eid field in format eid://<EntityType>:<UID>. Entity includes information about the object it describes. This information could be extended inside your probe. Also entities could include other entities, e.g. in example below you may notice that process entity includes file entity for main executable. Typically entities used to include information about an object in Events. E.g. you can find an example here

To get information about entities data check the following:

Entity for the process could look like this:

    "backingFile": {
        "attributes": 32,
        "certificate": {
            "signers": [
                "C=US, S=ca, L=Mountain View, O=Google LLC, CN=Google LLC"
            "status": "Trusted"
        "eid": "eid://file:3751977393",
        "path": {
            "basename": "chrome",
            "dir": "\\Program Files (x86)\\Google\\Chrome\\Application\\",
            "drive": "C:",
            "ext": ".exe",
            "full": "C:\\Program Files (x86)\\Google\\Chrome\\Application\\chrome.exe"
        "resources": {
            "company": "Google LLC",
            "description": "Google Chrome",
            "originalFileName": "chrome.exe",
            "version": "80.0.3987.163"
        "size": 1712112,
        "times": {
            "change": 1587144455,
            "create": 1547537069,
            "read": 1587146015,
            "write": 1585786077
    "bitness": 64,
    "commandLine": "\"C:\\Program Files (x86)\\Google\\Chrome\\Application\\chrome.exe\" --type=utility --field-trial-handle=2072,14393559574579131839,7586634091475304641,131072 --lang=en-US --service-sandbox-type=utility --enable-audio-service-sandbox --mojo-platform-channel-handle=5128 --ignored=\" --type=renderer \" /prefetch:8",
    "createTime": 1587146164,
    "domain": "DESKTOP-4FH1109",
    "eid": "eid://process:84961587146164",
    "integrityLevel": "LOW",
    "pid": 8496,
    "policies": {
        "alr": 1,
        "binarySignature": 0,
        "dep": 1,
        "prohibitDynamicCode": 0
    "ppid": 8588,
    "user": "user"

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