How do I eliminate the High Severity alert regarding high volume data extraction for my SQL Server instance?

Gerald Perkins 1 Reputation point

I receive a High Severity alert which reads "Someone has extracted an unusual amount of potentially sensitive data from your SQL server xxxx".
Normally, the application executing the query returns a few rows but it is acceptable that the client requests a significant number of rows, which triggers this alert.
I cannot find this alert in
I wouldn't mind if this was a "low" or "moderate" alert which didn't frighten those who view it.
Is it possible to tweak something in the Advanced Threat Protection for SQL Server? Can this alert be removed?

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Microsoft Defender for Cloud
An Azure service that provides threat protection for workloads running in Azure, on-premises, and in other clouds. Previously known as Azure Security Center and Azure Defender.
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  1. Tom Phillips 17,716 Reputation points

    This is an Azure message, not a SQL Server message. Your question would be better answered on the Azure forum.

    See "PREVIEW - Unusual amount of data extracted from a Cosmos DB account" :