Eval rule


Creates or modifies an evaluation rule's action, conditions, and exceptions.
Evaluation rules are Kona Rule Set rules used when running a security configuration in evaluation mode.
Changes to these rules do not affect the rules used on your production network.

Scopes: Evaluation rule


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

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

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

data "akamai_appsec_configuration" "configuration" {
  name = "Documentation"
resource "akamai_appsec_eval_rule" "eval_rule" {
  config_id           = data.akamai_appsec_configuration.configuration.config_id
  security_policy_id  = "gms1_134637"
  rule_id             = 60029316
  rule_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 in evaluation mode.

  • security_policy_id (Required). Unique identifier of the security policy associated with the evaluation process.

  • rule_id (Required). Unique identifier of the evaluation rule being modified.

  • rule_action (Required). Action to be taken any time the evaluation rule is triggered, Allowed actions are:

    • alert. Record the event.
    • 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 applied to the evaluation rule.