Plugin Title Load Balancer Log Analytics Enabled
Cloud AZURE
Category Monitor
Description Ensures Load Balancers Log Analytics logs are being properly delivered to Azure Monitor
More Info Enabling Send to Log Analytics ensures that all Load Balancer logs are being properly monitored and managed.
AWS Link https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/azure-monitor/platform/collect-activity-logs
Recommended Action Send all diagnostic logs for Load Balancers from the Azure Monitor service to Log Analytics.


Detailed Remediation Steps

  1. Log into the Microsoft Azure Management Console.
  2. Select the "Search resources, services, and docs" option at the top and search for Load balancer.
  3. Select the "Load balancer" which needs to be verified.
  4. On the "Load balancer" page, scroll down the left navigation panel and choose "Diagnostics Settings" under "Monitoring".
  5. On the "Load balancer - Diagnostic Setting" page if "No diagnostic settings defined" is showing then the selected "Load balancer" logs are not sent to the Log Analytics workspace.
  6. Repeat steps number 2 - 5 to verify other "Load balancer".
  7. Navigate to "Load balancer", select the "Load balancer" and choose "Diagnostics Settings" under "Monitoring".
  8. On the "Diagnostic settings" page click on the "Add diagnostic setting" option.
  9. On the "Diagnostics Settings" page enter the Name, click the checkbox for "Send to Log Analytics", select an existing Log Analytics workspace, or create a workspace and to enable "log" and select the checkboxes against "LoadBalancerAlertEvent" and "LoadBalancerProbeHealthStatus". Click on the "Save" button at the top to make the changes.
  10. Repeat steps number 7 - 9 to send all diagnostic logs for Load Balancers from the Azure Monitor service to Log Analytics.

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