Blob Container Private Access

Quick Info

Plugin TitleBlob Container Private Access
CategoryBlob Service
DescriptionEnsures that all blob containers do not have anonymous public access set
More InfoBlob containers set with public access enables anonymous users to read blobs within a publicly accessible container without authentication. All blob containers should have private access configured.
Recommended ActionEnsure each blob container is configured to restrict anonymous access

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 Storage account.
  3. Select the “Storage account” by clicking on the “Name” link to access the configuration changes.
  4. Click on the “Overveiw” in the selected “Storage account” and scroll down the right side of the settings and click on the “Blobs” option.
  5. Under the “Blobs” check for the “Public Access” and if it’s set to Blob/Container then the selected “Blob” have anonymous public access level.
  6. Repeat steps number 2 - 5 to verify other Blobs in the “Storage accounts.”
  7. Navigate to the “Storage accounts”, select the “Storage account” and click on the “Name”, select the “Overview” options and select the “Blob” which needs to have “Private access”.
  8. Select the “Blob” and click on the “Change access level” at the top panel.
  9. On the “Change access level” tab, select the “Private (no anonymous access)” and click on the “OK” button to make the necessary changes.
  10. Repeat steps number 7 - 9 to ensure that all blob containers do not have anonymous public access level.