• Management Pack:  Windows Azure Pack
  • MP Version:  1.0.0.466
  • Released:  2/10/2016
  • Publisher:  Microsoft

Web.config file unencrypted sections in Usage Service Monitor

  • ID:  WindowsAzurePack.Monitor.WebConfigEncrypt.Usage
  • Description:  Error, Web.config file has unencrypted sections, this sections contain secrets that must be protected.
  • Target:  Usage Service
  • Enabled:  Yes

Operational States

Name State Description
Success Success  
Failure Error  

Overridable Parameters

Parameter Name Default Value Description Override
IntervalSeconds 7200  
SyncTime    
WAPService $Target/Property[Type="WindowsAzurePack.Usage"]/WAPService$  

Alert Details

Monitor State Message Priority Severity Auto Resolution
  (Error) A site with the Web.config file unencrypted Medium Critical Yes

Run As Profiles

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Summary

Monitors whether the Web.config file of the Windows Azure Pack site is encrypted or not. If it is not encrypted it generates the corresponding alert. The monitoring test is done periodically by running Test-MgmtSvcProtectedConfiguration.

Causes

If this monitor is in error, then the Web Site's web.config file is not encrypted and its secrets are at risk.

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