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Azure Requirements

Pentest Requirements

Users and roles: * Global Reader and Security Reader roles in Azure AD * Reader permission over the subscription

Subscriptions: * Azure Dev/Test subscription. * Visual Studio subscription determines the monthly Azure credits you receive * Visual Studio Enterprise: $150/month * MSDN Platforms: $100 * Visual Studio Professional: $50 * Visual Studio Test Professional: $50

Powershell and Native Modules


  • Tenant: An instance of Azure AD and represents a single organization.
  • Azure AD Directory: Each tenant has a dedicated Directory. This is used to perform identity and access management functions for resources.
  • Subscriptions: It is used to pay for services. There can be multiple subscriptions in a Directory.
  • Core Domain: The initial domain name is the core domain. It is possible to define custom domain names too.