last sync: 2021-Mar-08 14:55:27 UTC

Azure Policy definition

A vulnerability assessment solution should be enabled on your virtual machines

Name A vulnerability assessment solution should be enabled on your virtual machines
Azure Portal
Id 501541f7-f7e7-4cd6-868c-4190fdad3ac9
Version 3.0.0
details on versioning
Category Security Center
Microsoft docs
Description Audits virtual machines to detect whether they are running a supported vulnerability assessment solution. A core component of every cyber risk and security program is the identification and analysis of vulnerabilities. Azure Security Center's standard pricing tier includes vulnerability scanning for your virtual machines at no extra cost. Additionally, Security Center can automatically deploy this tool for you.
Mode All
Type BuiltIn
Preview FALSE
Deprecated FALSE
Effect Default: AuditIfNotExists
Allowed: (AuditIfNotExists, Disabled)
Used RBAC Role none
History
Date/Time (UTC ymd) (i) Change type Change detail
2021-01-27 16:54:46 change Major (2.0.0 > 3.0.0)
2020-09-02 14:03:46 change Previous DisplayName: Vulnerability assessment should be enabled on virtual machines
2020-07-14 15:28:17 change Previous DisplayName: [Preview] Vulnerability Assessment should be enabled on Virtual Machines
Used in Initiatives
Initiative DisplayName Initiative Id Initiative Category State
[Deprecated]: Azure Security Benchmark v1 42a694ed-f65e-42b2-aa9e-8052e9740a92 Regulatory Compliance Deprecated
[Deprecated]: Azure Security Benchmark v2 bb522ac1-bc39-4957-b194-429bcd3bcb0b Regulatory Compliance Deprecated
[Deprecated]: DOD Impact Level 4 8d792a84-723c-4d92-a3c3-e4ed16a2d133 Regulatory Compliance Deprecated
[Preview]: Australian Government ISM PROTECTED 27272c0b-c225-4cc3-b8b0-f2534b093077 Regulatory Compliance Preview
[Preview]: CMMC Level 3 b5629c75-5c77-4422-87b9-2509e680f8de Regulatory Compliance Preview
[Preview]: Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) 92646f03-e39d-47a9-9e24-58d60ef49af8 Regulatory Compliance Preview
[Preview]: New Zealand Information Security Manual d1a462af-7e6d-4901-98ac-61570b4ed22a Regulatory Compliance Preview
[Preview]: NIST SP 800-171 R2 03055927-78bd-4236-86c0-f36125a10dc9 Regulatory Compliance Preview
Azure Security Benchmark 1f3afdf9-d0c9-4c3d-847f-89da613e70a8 Security Center GA
Canada Federal PBMM 4c4a5f27-de81-430b-b4e5-9cbd50595a87 Regulatory Compliance GA
CIS Microsoft Azure Foundations Benchmark 1.1.0 1a5bb27d-173f-493e-9568-eb56638dde4d Regulatory Compliance GA
FedRAMP High d5264498-16f4-418a-b659-fa7ef418175f Regulatory Compliance GA
FedRAMP Moderate e95f5a9f-57ad-4d03-bb0b-b1d16db93693 Regulatory Compliance GA
HITRUST/HIPAA a169a624-5599-4385-a696-c8d643089fab Regulatory Compliance GA
IRS1075 September 2016 105e0327-6175-4eb2-9af4-1fba43bdb39d Regulatory Compliance GA
ISO 27001:2013 89c6cddc-1c73-4ac1-b19c-54d1a15a42f2 Regulatory Compliance GA
NIST SP 800-53 R4 cf25b9c1-bd23-4eb6-bd2c-f4f3ac644a5f Regulatory Compliance GA
PCI v3.2.1:2018 496eeda9-8f2f-4d5e-8dfd-204f0a92ed41 Regulatory Compliance GA
UK OFFICIAL and UK NHS 3937f550-eedd-4639-9c5e-294358be442e Regulatory Compliance GA
JSON Changes

Json
{
  "properties": {
    "displayName": "A vulnerability assessment solution should be enabled on your virtual machines",
    "policyType": "BuiltIn",
    "mode": "All",
    "description": "Audits virtual machines to detect whether they are running a supported vulnerability assessment solution. A core component of every cyber risk and security program is the identification and analysis of vulnerabilities. Azure Security Center's standard pricing tier includes vulnerability scanning for your virtual machines at no extra cost. Additionally, Security Center can automatically deploy this tool for you.",
    "metadata": {
      "version": "3.0.0",
      "category": "Security Center"
    },
    "parameters": {
      "effect": {
        "type": "String",
        "metadata": {
          "displayName": "Effect",
          "description": "Enable or disable the execution of the policy"
        },
        "allowedValues": [
          "AuditIfNotExists",
          "Disabled"
        ],
        "defaultValue": "AuditIfNotExists"
      }
    },
    "policyRule": {
      "if": {
        "field": "type",
        "in": [
          "Microsoft.Compute/virtualMachines",
          "Microsoft.ClassicCompute/virtualMachines"
        ]
      },
      "then": {
      "effect": "[parameters('effect')]",
        "details": {
          "type": "Microsoft.Security/assessments",
          "name": "ffff0522-1e88-47fc-8382-2a80ba848f5d",
          "existenceCondition": {
            "field": "Microsoft.Security/assessments/status.code",
            "in": [
              "NotApplicable",
              "Healthy"
            ]
          }
        }
      }
    }
  },
  "id": "/providers/Microsoft.Authorization/policyDefinitions/501541f7-f7e7-4cd6-868c-4190fdad3ac9",
  "type": "Microsoft.Authorization/policyDefinitions",
  "name": "501541f7-f7e7-4cd6-868c-4190fdad3ac9"
}