Contains one row for each SQL Server audit in a server instance. For more information, see Understanding SQL Server Audit.
Name of the audit.
ID of the audit.
UTC date the audit was created.
UTC date the audit was last modified.
ID of the owner of the audit, as registered to the server.
0 – NT Security event log
1 – NT Application event log
2 – File on file system
SECURITY LOGAPPICATION LOG
Maximum time, in milliseconds, to wait before writing to disk. If 0, the audit will guarantee a write before an event can continue.
On Failure to write an action entry:0 – Continue1 – Shutdown server instance
On Failure to write an action entry:CONTINUESHUTDOWN SERVER INSTANCE
0 – Disabled
1 - Enabled
GUID for the audit that is used to enumerate audits with member Server|Database audit specifications during server start-up and database attach operations.
Principals with the VIEW AUDIT STATE permission 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.