Security and Compliance Assessment task

Azure Policy allows you to assess and enforce resource compliance against defined IT policies. Use this task in a gate to identify, analyse and evaluate the security risks, and determine the mitigation measures required to reduce the risks.


Can be used only as a gate. This task is not supported in a build or release pipeline.

Using the task as a gate in a release pipeline


Azure subscription(Required) Select the Azure Resource Manager subscription on which to enforce the policies.
Resource group(Required) Select the Resource Group or specify a variable name.
Resource nameSelect the name of the Azure resources for which you want to check policy compliance.