Azure Insights: Terraform; Automation & Python 3; Configuration Items; Log Analytics; Sub-domain takeovers

January 19 2021

Azure pros share their insights on protecting resources with Terraform, Automation and Python 3 runbooks, Configuration Items, Log Analytics and ways to prevent sub-domain takeovers.

Safeguarding Azure resources from Terraform

A contributor to the Learn IT and DevOps blog explained how to protect Azure resources from being destroyed by Terraform. Currently, users running defaults on any Terraform configuration will destroy command of the resources in any given configuration. Sometimes, users may want to delete these resources but at other points it can be an unnecessary risk.

Instead, the lifecycle command offers a safety valve. The author shared lifecycle code aimed at preventing unwanted deletion of Azure resources.

Azure Automation and Python 3 runbooks

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