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What Triggers a Scan and Billing of Azure Blob Storage?

For Azure blob storage, a scan is triggered in the following scenarios:

  • Uploading/re-uploading a file using the Azure CLI, portal, or API calls to an Azure storage container under a storage account that has policies configured for DLP and/or malware.

  • Copying a blob using the Azure CLI, portal, or API calls between or within Azure storage containers under a storage account that has policies configured for DLP and/or malware.

Cases where a scan is not performed include:

  • Setting blob metadata.

  • Setting blob properties.

  • Deleting a blob from a container.

  • Deleting a container.

  • Uploading/re-uploading a file using the Azure CLI, portal, or API calls to an Azure storage container under a storage account that does not have policies configured for DLP and/or malware.

  • Copying a blob using the Azure CLI, portal, or API calls between or within Azure storage containers under a storage account that does not have policies configured for DLP and/or malware.