Contains information about the database audit specifications in a SQL Server audit on a server instance for all databases. For more information, see Understanding SQL Server Audit.
ID of the audit specification.
ID of the audit action.
Name of audit action or audit action group
Identifies class of object which is being audited.
Description of class of object which is being audited:
Major ID of object being audited, such as a Table ID of a Table Audit action.
Secondary ID of object that is being audited, interpreted according to class, such as the column ID of a Table Audit action.
Principal that is being audited.
Audit action results:
- SUCCESS AND FAILURE - SUCCESS
Shows whether the object is a group:
0 - Not a group
1 - Group
Principals with the VIEW AUDIT STATE or ALTER ANY AUDIT SPECIFICATION permissions, the dbo role, and members of the db_owners fixed database role have access to this catalog view.
In SQL Server 2005 and later versions, the visibility of the metadata in catalog views is limited to securables that a user either owns or on which the user has been granted some permission. For more information, see Metadata Visibility Configuration.