Front Door Premium with WAF and Microsoft-managed rule sets

Last updated: 14/04/2021

This template creates a Front Door Premium (Preview) including a web application firewall with the Microsoft-managed default and bot protection rule sets.

This Azure Resource Manager (ARM) template was created by a member of the community and not by Microsoft. Each ARM template is licensed to you under a licence agreement by its owner, not Microsoft. Microsoft is not responsible for ARM templates provided and licensed by community members and does not screen for security, compatibility or performance. Community ARM templates are not supported under any Microsoft support programme or service, and are made available AS IS without warranty of any kind.

Parameters

Parameter Name Description
location The location into which regional resources should be deployed.
endpointName The name of the Front Door endpoint to create. This must be globally unique.
originHostName The host name that should be used when connecting from Front Door to the origin.
wafMode The mode that the WAF should be deployed using. In 'Prevention' mode, the WAF will block requests it detects as malicious. In 'Detection' mode, the WAF will not block requests and will simply log the request.
wafManagedRuleSets The list of managed rule sets to configure on the WAF.
logAnalyticsWorkspaceName The name of the Log Analytics workspace to create.

Use the template

PowerShell

New-AzResourceGroup -Name <resource-group-name> -Location <resource-group-location> #use this command when you need to create a new resource group for your deployment
New-AzResourceGroupDeployment -ResourceGroupName <resource-group-name> -TemplateUri https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Azure/azure-quickstart-templates/master/201-front-door-premium-waf-managed/azuredeploy.json
Installing and configuring Azure PowerShell

Command line

az group create --name <resource-group-name> --location <resource-group-location> #use this command when you need to create a new resource group for your deployment
az group deployment create --resource-group <my-resource-group> --template-uri https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Azure/azure-quickstart-templates/master/201-front-door-premium-waf-managed/azuredeploy.json
Installing and configuring the Azure cross-platform command-line interface