Attack group


Modify an attack group's action, conditions, and exceptions. Attack groups are collections of Kona Rule Set rules used to streamline the management of website protections.

Scopes: Attack group


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

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

// USE CASE: User wants to add action and condition-exception information to an attack group by using a JSON input file.

data "akamai_appsec_configuration" "configuration" {
  name = "Documentation"
resource "akamai_appsec_attack_group" "attack_group" {
  config_id           = data.akamai_appsec_configuration.configuration.config_id
  security_policy_id  = "gms1_134637"
  attack_group        = "SQL"
  attack_group_action = "deny"
  condition_exception = file("${path.module}/condition_exception.json")

Argument reference

This resource supports the following arguments:

  • config_id (Required). Unique identifier of the security configuration associated with the attack group being modified.

  • security_policy_id (Required). Unique identifier of the security policy associated with the attack group being modified.

  • attack_group (Required). Unique name of the attack group being modified.

  • attack_group_action (Required). Action taken any time the attack group is triggered. Allowed values are:

    • alert. Record information about the request.
    • deny. Block the request,
    • denycustom{custom_deny_id}. Take the action specified by the custom deny.
    • none. Take no action.
  • condition_exception (Optional). Path to a JSON file containing the conditions and exceptions to be assigned to the attack group.