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Barracuda Cloud Security Guardian

Step 2: Adding a Cloud Service Account - Azure

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Barracuda Cloud Security Guardian must be able to communicate with your Cloud Service account. Perform the following steps to enable communication.

If you prefer, you can set up communication through the Azure Command Line Interface. Refer to Using the Command Line Interface (CLI).

You must complete Step 1: Creating a Cloud Security Guardian Account - Azure before proceeding with this step.

Barracuda Cloud Security Guardian is automatically licensed for 30 days, as part of the free trial. After you purchase Barracuda Cloud Security Guardian, you must specify the license. Refer to Licenses for details.

Beginning the Process
  1. Continuing from Step 1: Creating a Cloud Security Guardian Account, click Get Started with Azure.
    If you are not already at this screen follow these steps to get there:
    1. In Barracuda Cloud Security Guardian, navigate to Settings > Cloud Service Providers.
    2. Click Add Account to open the Barracuda Cloud Security Guardian onboarding wizard.
  2. The Add Azure Account window displays. You will need to gather the information from Azure to make the entries in the wizard.

    Throughout this process, you will be copying data from your Azure account and pasting it into the Barracuda Cloud Security Guardian onboarding wizard.
    Steps with the double-dagger symbol (‡) denote where copying occurs.
    If you choose, you can copy the data into a text file as an intermediate step.

  3. In a separate browser tab or window, open your Azure account.

    Creating a Service Principle
  4. In Azure, navigate to Azure Active Directory, then Manage > App registrations.
  5. Click New Application Registration. In the new window, enter the following information, then click Create.
    1. Name – Give this application a unique name that you will remember.
    2. Application Type – Usually Web Application
    3. Redirect URI – The base URL for your Barracuda Cloud Security Guardian application. Switch to the browser tab with running Barracuda Cloud Security Guardian and copy the portion of the URL up to and including the .com, and paste it into this field in the Azure tab. This is often https://guardian.barracuda.com.
  6. When Azure has created the application, copy the Application ID and paste it into the Application/Client ID field in Barracuda Cloud Security Guardian.

    Creating the Keys
  7. In Azure, close the current window. Under Manage > App registrations, open the new application you just created. It will likely be at the bottom of the list.
  8. In the new application, under Manage, select Certificates & Secrets.
  9. Under Client Secrets, click New Client Secret.
  10. Enter a Description of your client secret (usually correlated with the application name) and select the Duration you want for the client secret. Then click Add.
    Azure automatically generates a client secret Value. Copy the value from here and enter it in Barracuda Cloud Security Guardian as the Secret Key. Close the Certificates & Secrets window.

    Setting Permission for Your Application
  11. In Azure Settings, click API Permission. Then click Azure Active Directory Graph.

    Note: Ensure that the administrator adding the account is a Global Administrator.

  12. In the Enable Access window, enable the following permissions, then click Save.
    • Application Permissions
      • Read directory data
    • Delegated Permissions:
      • Read all users' full profiles
      • Sign in and read user profile
    Read Your Organization’s Security Events
  13. Under API Permission, click Add.
  14. In the Select an API section, select Microsoft Graph.
  15. In the Enable Access section, select Read your organization's security events. Click Select, then click Done.
  16. When you are asked if you are sure about granting permissions, click Yes.

    Locating Your Subscription ID
  17. In Azure, navigate to Subscriptions, then double-click on your subscription.
  18. Copy the Subscription ID. Switch to the browser tab running Barracuda Cloud Security Guardian and paste this value into the Subscription ID field.

    Assigning the Contributor Role to Your New Application
  19. Select Access Control (IAM), then click Add to add permission.
  20. In the Add permissions window, select the following information, then click Save.
    • Role – Contributor
    • Assign access to – Azure AD user, group, or service principal.
    • Select – Select the application you created for use with Barracuda Cloud Security Guardian in Step 5 above.

    Navigate to Active directory, then Manage > Properties. Copy the Directory ID. On the browser tab running Barracuda Cloud Security Guardian, paste this information into the Directory/Tenant ID field.

    Completing the Process

  21. In the Barracuda Cloud Security Guardian onboarding wizard, you should now have all of the field information entered. Click Add. Barracuda Cloud Security Guardian creates the connection to your Azure account.

Deploying the stack takes about 10 minutes.

The setup wizard continues to enable Security & Compliance. To perform this setup, continue to Step 3: Enabling Security and Compliance - Azure.

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