Contains Kubernetes API Server audit logs excluding events with the get and list verbs. These events are useful for monitoring resource modification requests made to the Kubernetes API. To see all modifying and non-modifying operations see the AKSAudit table.

Table attributes

Attribute Value
Resource types microsoft.containerservice/managedclusters
Categories Audit, Azure Resources, Containers
Solutions LogManagement
Basic log Yes
Ingestion-time transformation No
Sample Queries Yes


Column Type Description
Annotations dynamic An unstructed key-value map associated with this audit event. These annotations are set by plugins as part of the request serving chain and are included at the Metadata event level.
AuditId string Unique audit ID that is generated for each request.
_BilledSize real The record size in bytes
_IsBillable string Specifies whether ingesting the data is billable. When _IsBillable is false ingestion isn't billed to your Azure account
Level string Level (Metadata, Request, RequestResponse) of the audit event.
ObjectRef dynamic The Kubernetes object reference this event was targeted for. This field does not apply for list requests nor non-resource requests.
PodName string Name of the pod emitting this audit event.
RequestObject dynamic Kubernetes API object from the request in object format or the string "skipped-too-big-size-object". This is omitted for non-resource requests.
RequestReceivedTime datetime Time when the API Server first received the request.
RequestUri string The URI of the request made by the client to the server.
_ResourceId string A unique identifier for the resource that the record is associated with
ResponseObject dynamic Kubernetes API object from the response, in object format or the string "skipped-too-big-size-object". This is omitted for non-resource requests.
ResponseStatus dynamic Response status for the request, which includes the response code. In error cases, this object will include the error message property.
SourceIps dynamic The list of source IP addresses for the originating client and intermediate proxies.
SourceSystem string The type of agent the event was collected by. For example, OpsManager for Windows agent, either direct connect or Operations Manager, Linux for all Linux agents, or Azure for Azure Diagnostics
Stage string The request handling stage (RequestReceived, ResponseStarted, ResponseComplete, Panic) at which this audit event was generated.
StageReceivedTime datetime Time when the request reached the current audit stage.
_SubscriptionId string A unique identifier for the subscription that the record is associated with
TenantId string The Log Analytics workspace ID
TimeGenerated datetime Event generation time.
Type string The name of the table
User dynamic Authenticated user metadata of the requesting client, including optional fields such as UID and groups.
UserAgent string The user agent string presented by the originating client.
Verb string The Kubernetes verb associated with the request. For non-resource requests, this is the lower-cased HTTP method.