Contains information about the database audit specifications in a SQL Server audit on a server instance. For more information, see Understanding SQL Server Audit.
Name of the auditing specification.
ID of the database specification.
Date the audit specification was created.
Date the audit specification was last modified.
Audit specification state:
0 – ENABLED
1 – DISABLED
GUID for the audit that contains this specification. Used during enumeration of member database audit specifications during database attach/startup.
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.