Azure Database Firewall (classic) Test

This test reports the current state of each firewall rule applied on the Azure SQL database of the target Azure cloud. Using this test, administrators can figure out if their database is safe or prone to vulnerabilities.

This test is disabled by default. To enable the test, go to the enable / disable tests page using the menu sequence : Agents -> Tests -> Enable/Disable, pick Microsoft Azure as the Component type, Performance as the Test type, choose this test from the disabled tests list, and click on the < button to move the test to the ENABLED TESTS list. Finally, click the Update button.

Target of the Test: Microsoft Azure

Agent deploying the test: A remote agent

Output of the test: One set of results for each firewall rule set on the Azure SQL database of the target Microsoft Azure being monitored

First-level descriptor: Azure SQL Database

Second-level descriptor: Firewall rule

Measures reported by the test:

Measurement Description Measurement Unit Interpretation


Indicates the current state of this firewall rule applied on this Azure SQL Database.


The values reported by this measure and its numeric equivalents are mentioned in the table below:

Measure Value Numeric Value
Normal 1
Limited 2
Unknown 0


By default, this measure reports the Measure Values listed in the table above to indicate the current state of the firewall rule applied on he Azure SQL Database. The graph of this measure however, represents the status of a server using the numeric equivalents only - 0 to 2.