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Azure Policy definition

Email notification for high severity alerts should be enabled

Name Email notification for high severity alerts should be enabled
Azure Portal
Id 6e2593d9-add6-4083-9c9b-4b7d2188c899
Version 1.0.1
details on versioning
Category Security Center
Microsoft docs
Description To ensure the relevant people in your organization are notified when there is a potential security breach in one of your subscriptions, enable email notifications for high severity alerts in Security Center.
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
2020-12-11 15:42:52 change Patch (1.0.0 > 1.0.1) *changes on text case sensitivity are not tracked
Used in Initiatives
Initiative DisplayName Initiative Id Initiative Category State
[Deprecated]: Azure Security Benchmark v2 bb522ac1-bc39-4957-b194-429bcd3bcb0b Regulatory Compliance Deprecated
[Preview]: CMMC Level 3 b5629c75-5c77-4422-87b9-2509e680f8de Regulatory Compliance Preview
CIS Microsoft Azure Foundations Benchmark 1.1.0 1a5bb27d-173f-493e-9568-eb56638dde4d Regulatory Compliance GA
Enable Monitoring in Azure Security Center 1f3afdf9-d0c9-4c3d-847f-89da613e70a8 Security Center GA
JSON Changes

Json
{
  "properties": {
    "displayName": "Email notification for high severity alerts should be enabled",
    "policyType": "BuiltIn",
    "mode": "All",
    "description": "To ensure the relevant people in your organization are notified when there is a potential security breach in one of your subscriptions, enable email notifications for high severity alerts in Security Center.",
    "metadata": {
      "version": "1.0.1",
      "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",
        "equals": "Microsoft.Resources/subscriptions"
      },
      "then": {
      "effect": "[parameters('effect')]",
        "details": {
          "type": "Microsoft.Security/securityContacts",
          "existenceCondition": {
            "field": "Microsoft.Security/securityContacts/alertNotifications",
            "notEquals": "Off"
          }
        }
      }
    }
  },
  "id": "/providers/Microsoft.Authorization/policyDefinitions/6e2593d9-add6-4083-9c9b-4b7d2188c899",
  "type": "Microsoft.Authorization/policyDefinitions",
  "name": "6e2593d9-add6-4083-9c9b-4b7d2188c899"
}