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Azure Policy definition

Keys should be backed by a hardware security module (HSM)

Name Keys should be backed by a hardware security module (HSM)
Azure Portal
Id 587c79fe-dd04-4a5e-9d0b-f89598c7261b
Version 1.0.1
details on versioning
Category Key Vault
Microsoft docs
Description An HSM is a hardware security module that stores keys. An HSM provides a physical layer of protection for cryptographic keys. The cryptographic key cannot leave a physical HSM which provides a greater level of security than a software key.
Mode Microsoft.KeyVault.Data
Type BuiltIn
Preview FALSE
Deprecated FALSE
Effect Default: Audit
Allowed: (Audit, Deny, Disabled)
Used RBAC Role none
Rule Aliases
Rule ResourceTypes
Date/Time (UTC ymd) (i) Change type Change detail
2021-08-30 14:27:30 change Patch, old suffix: preview (1.0.0-preview > 1.0.1)
2020-10-16 12:27:50 add 587c79fe-dd04-4a5e-9d0b-f89598c7261b
Used in Initiatives none
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