steampipe plugin install azure

Table: azure_log_profile - Query Azure Log Profiles using SQL

Azure Log Profiles are a system-wide logging configuration in Azure that controls how activity logs are exported. These profiles specify the storage account, event hub, or Log Analytics workspace where activity logs are sent. They are essential for managing and maintaining operational visibility in Azure environments.

Table Usage Guide

The azure_log_profile table provides insights into system-wide logging configurations in Azure. As a security analyst, you can use this table to understand how activity logs are exported, including the destinations such as storage accounts, event hubs, or Log Analytics workspaces. This table is crucial in maintaining operational visibility and ensuring compliance with logging policies in your Azure environments.


Basic info

Explore the basic details of your Azure log profiles to understand their associations with storage accounts and service bus rules, which can be beneficial in managing and troubleshooting your Azure resources.


Schema for azure_log_profile

_ctxjsonbSteampipe context in JSON form.
akasjsonbArray of globally unique identifier strings (also known as) for the resource.
categoriesjsonbThe categories of the logs.
cloud_environmenttextThe Azure Cloud Environment.
idtextThe resource Id.
locationtextSpecifies the name of the region, the resource is created at.
log_event_locationjsonbList of regions for which Activity Log events should be stored or streamed.
nametext=The name of the resource.
regiontextThe Azure region/location in which the resource is located.
resource_grouptextThe resource group which holds this resource.
retention_policyjsonbThe retention policy for the events in the log.
service_bus_rule_idtextThe service bus rule ID of the service bus namespace in which you would like to have Event Hubs created for streaming the Activity Log.
sp_connection_nametext=, !=, ~~, ~~*, !~~, !~~*Steampipe connection name.
sp_ctxjsonbSteampipe context in JSON form.
storage_account_idtextThe resource id of the storage account to which you would like to send the Activity Log.
subscription_idtext=, !=, ~~, ~~*, !~~, !~~*The Azure Subscription ID in which the resource is located.
tagsjsonbA map of tags for the resource.
titletextTitle of the resource.
typetextType of the resource.


This table is available as a standalone Exporter CLI. Steampipe exporters are stand-alone binaries that allow you to extract data using Steampipe plugins without a database.

You can download the tarball for your platform from the Releases page, but it is simplest to install them with the script:

/bin/sh -c "$(curl -fsSL" -- azure

You can pass the configuration to the command with the --config argument:

steampipe_export_azure --config '<your_config>' azure_log_profile