Returns the action and the condition-exception information for your Kona Rule Set (KRS) rules.

Scopes: Security policy; rule


terraform {
  required_providers {
    akamai = {
      source = "akamai/akamai"

provider "akamai" {
  edgerc = "~/.edgerc"

// USE CASE: User wants to view the action and the condition-exception information for a rule.

data "akamai_appsec_configuration" "configuration" {
  name = "Documentation"
data "akamai_appsec_rules" "rule" {
  config_id          = data.akamai_appsec_configuration.configuration.config_id
  security_policy_id = "gms1_134637"
  rule_id            = "60029316"
output "rule_action" {
  value = data.akamai_appsec_rules.rule.rule_action
output "condition_exception" {
  value = data.akamai_appsec_rules.rule.condition_exception
output "json" {
  value = data.akamai_appsec_rules.rule.json
output "output_text" {
  value = data.akamai_appsec_rules.rule.output_text

Argument reference

This data source supports the following arguments:

  • config_id (Required). Unique identifier of the security configuration associated with the rules.
  • security_policy_id (Required). Unique identifier of the security policy associated with the rules.
  • rule_id (Optional). Unique identifier of the Kona Rule Set rule you want to return information for. If not included, information is returned for all your KRS rules.

Output options

The following options can be used to determine the information returned, and how that returned information is formatted:

  • rule_action. Action taken anytime the rule is triggered.

    • alert. The event is recorded.
    • deny. The request is blocked.
    • denycustom{custom_deny_id}. The action defined by the custom deny is taken.
    • none. No action is taken.
  • condition_exception. Conditions and exceptions associated with the rule.

  • json. JSON-formatted list of the action and the condition-exception information for the rule. This option is only available if the rule_id argument is included in your Terraform configuration file.

  • output_text. Tabular report showing the rule action as well as Boolean values indicating whether conditions and exceptions are configured.