msr

Various pieces of data stored in the model specific register per processor. NOTE: the msr kernel module must be enabled, and osquery must be run as root.

Platform support

Please be aware that some queries can only be run against certain platforms. Below is a list of the supported platforms that this query supports. Zercurity will automatically pause queries from running if errors are detected. Running a query against an unsupported platform will result in the following error: no such table: msr

  • Linux

Table schema

Name

Type

Description

processor_number

BIGINT

The processor number as reported in /proc/cpuinfo

turbo_disabled

BIGINT

Whether the turbo feature is disabled.

turbo_ratio_limit

BIGINT

The turbo feature ratio limit.

platform_info

BIGINT

Platform information.

perf_ctl

BIGINT

Performance setting for the processor.

perf_status

BIGINT

Performance status for the processor.

feature_control

BIGINT

Bitfield controling enabled features.

rapl_power_limit

BIGINT

Run Time Average Power Limiting power limit.

rapl_energy_status

BIGINT

Run Time Average Power Limiting energy status.

rapl_power_units

BIGINT

Run Time Average Power Limiting power units.

Query examples

Select all the results for the given table.

SELECT * FROM msr;