How to quickly check your current RBAC permissions

Using role-based access control (RBAC) in Microsoft Azure allows organizations to apply least-privilege permissions to their users, which improves security. The first method to find out your current RBAC permissions is using Azure Portal. Click on the user icon located on the upper left corner, and then click on My permissions. A new blade will show up with a drop-down menu with the Subscriptions.

RBAC permissions

If you prefer to use Azure PowerShell, then the cmdlet Get-AzureRMRoleAssignment is the way to go. You can use the following syntax to retrieve the RBAC permissions and roles of any given user.

Get-AzureRMRoleAssignment -SignInName <[email protected]>

RBAC permissions

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