I have a simple PowerShell script that runs every 5 minutes grabbing data from a database.
I have noticed the memory climbs quite high (almost 4GB). I have an "output" is the Heavy Forwarder. Seems like the memory keeps climbing.
Print below, the processes:
Are you sure the offending powershell process is related to Splunk. Not to be alarmist, but some ransomware use powershell to encrypt files.