last sync: 2022-May-24 16:30:29 UTC

Azure Policy definition

Web Application Firewall (WAF) should be enabled for Application Gateway

Name Web Application Firewall (WAF) should be enabled for Application Gateway
Azure Portal
Id 564feb30-bf6a-4854-b4bb-0d2d2d1e6c66
Version 2.0.0
details on versioning
Category Network
Microsoft docs
Description Deploy Azure Web Application Firewall (WAF) in front of public facing web applications for additional inspection of incoming traffic. Web Application Firewall (WAF) provides centralized protection of your web applications from common exploits and vulnerabilities such as SQL injections, Cross-Site Scripting, local and remote file executions. You can also restrict access to your web applications by countries, IP address ranges, and other http(s) parameters via custom rules.
Mode Indexed
Type BuiltIn
Preview FALSE
Deprecated FALSE
Effect Default: Audit
Allowed: (Audit, Deny, Disabled)
Used RBAC Role none
Rule Aliases IF (2)
Alias Namespace ResourceType DefaultPath Modifiable
Microsoft.Network/applicationGateways/firewallPolicy Microsoft.Network applicationGateways properties.firewallPolicy false
Microsoft.Network/applicationGateways/webApplicationFirewallConfiguration Microsoft.Network applicationGateways properties.webApplicationFirewallConfiguration false
Rule ResourceTypes IF (1)
Date/Time (UTC ymd) (i) Change type Change detail
2021-12-06 22:17:57 change Major (1.0.1 > 2.0.0)
2020-12-11 15:42:52 change Patch (1.0.0 > 1.0.1) *changes on text case sensitivity are not tracked
2020-07-08 14:28:08 add 564feb30-bf6a-4854-b4bb-0d2d2d1e6c66
Used in Initiatives
Initiative DisplayName Initiative Id Initiative Category State Type
[Deprecated]: Azure Security Benchmark v2 bb522ac1-bc39-4957-b194-429bcd3bcb0b Regulatory Compliance Deprecated BuiltIn
[Preview]: RMIT Malaysia 97a6d4f1-3bed-4cf4-ac5b-0e444c0408d6 Regulatory Compliance Preview BuiltIn
Azure Security Benchmark 1f3afdf9-d0c9-4c3d-847f-89da613e70a8 Security Center GA BuiltIn
CMMC Level 3 b5629c75-5c77-4422-87b9-2509e680f8de Regulatory Compliance GA BuiltIn
FedRAMP High d5264498-16f4-418a-b659-fa7ef418175f Regulatory Compliance GA BuiltIn
FedRAMP Moderate e95f5a9f-57ad-4d03-bb0b-b1d16db93693 Regulatory Compliance GA BuiltIn
New Zealand ISM Restricted d1a462af-7e6d-4901-98ac-61570b4ed22a Regulatory Compliance GA BuiltIn
NIST SP 800-171 Rev. 2 03055927-78bd-4236-86c0-f36125a10dc9 Regulatory Compliance GA BuiltIn
NIST SP 800-53 Rev. 4 cf25b9c1-bd23-4eb6-bd2c-f4f3ac644a5f Regulatory Compliance GA BuiltIn
NIST SP 800-53 Rev. 5 179d1daa-458f-4e47-8086-2a68d0d6c38f Regulatory Compliance GA BuiltIn
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