Overview of the CIS Microsoft Azure Foundations Benchmark blueprint sample

The CIS Microsoft Azure Foundations Benchmark blueprint sample provides governance guard-rails using Azure Policy that help you assess specific CIS Microsoft Azure Foundations Benchmark recommendations. This blueprint helps customers deploy a core set of policies for any Azure-deployed architecture that must implement CIS Microsoft Azure Foundations Benchmark recommendations.

Recommendation mapping

The recommendation mapping section provides details on policies included within this blueprint and how these policies address various recommendations in the CIS Microsoft Azure Foundations Benchmark v1.1.0. When assigned to an architecture, resources are evaluated by Azure Policy for non-compliance with assigned policies. For more information, see Azure Policy.

Next steps

You've reviewed the overview and of the CIS Microsoft Azure Foundations Benchmark blueprint sample. Next, visit the following articles to learn about the recommendation mapping:

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