azurerm_monitor_activity_log_alerts

Use the azurerm_monitor_activity_log_alerts InSpec audit resource to verify that an Activity Log Alert exists.


Azure REST API version

This resource interacts with version 2017-04-01 of the Azure Management API. For more information see the official Azure documentation.

At the moment, there doesn’t appear to be a way to select the version of the Azure API docs. If you notice a newer version being referenced in the official documentation please open an issue or submit a pull request using the updated version.

Availability

Installation

This resource is available in the inspec-azure resource pack. To use it, add the following to your inspec.yml in your top-level profile:

depends:
  inspec-azure:
    git: https://github.com/inspec/inspec-azure.git

You’ll also need to setup your Azure credentials; see the resource pack README.

Syntax

An azurerm_monitor_activity_log_alerts resource block identifies Activity Log Alerts by name.

describe azurerm_monitor_activity_log_alerts do
  ...
end


Examples

Test that an example resource has an Activity Log Alert

describe azurerm_monitor_activity_log_alerts do
  its('names') { should include('ExampleLogAlert') }
end


Attributes

  • names

names

The name of the Activity Log Alert

its('names') { should include('ExampleLogAlert') }

Matchers

This InSpec audit resource has the following special matchers. For a full list of available matchers, please visit our Universal Matchers page.

exists

The control will pass if the resource returns a result. Use should_not if you expect zero matches.

# If we expect 'ExampleLogAlert' to exist
describe azurerm_monitor_activity_log_alerts do
  it { should exist }
end

# If we do not expect 'ExampleLogAlert' to exist
describe azurerm_monitor_activity_log_alerts do
  it { should_not exist }
end

Azure Permissions

Your Service Principal must be setup with a contributor role on the subscription you wish to test.