Get alert-related IPs' information API

Applies to:

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API description

Retrieves all IPs related to a specific alert.


  1. You can query on alerts last updated according to your configured retention period.
  2. Rate limitations for this API are 100 calls per minute and 1500 calls per hour.


One of the following permissions is required to call this API. To learn more, including how to choose permissions, see Use Microsoft Defender for Endpoint APIs

Permission type Permission Permission display name
Application Ip.Read.All 'Read IP address profiles'
Delegated (work or school account) Ip.Read.All 'Read IP address profiles'


When obtaining a token using user credentials:

  • The user needs to have at least the following role permission: 'View Data' (For more information, see Create and manage roles
  • The user needs to have access to the device associated with the alert, based on device group settings (For more information, see Create and manage device groups

Device group creation is supported in Defender for Endpoint Plan 1 and Plan 2.

HTTP request

GET /api/alerts/{id}/ips

Request headers

Name Type Description
Authorization String Bearer {token}. Required.

Request body



If successful and alert and an IP exist - 200 OK. If alert not found - 404 Not Found.


Request example

Here's an example of the request.


Response example

Here's an example of the response.

    "@odata.context": "$metadata#Ips",
    "value": [
                    "id": ""
                    "id": "


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