• Validating Terraform plans with the Open Policy Agent

    July 20, 2019

    Validating whether a set of resources in the cloud comply with your internal company policies is hard. Of course proprietary tools exists for cloud providers that evaluate all resources in that cloud provider, but that already limits their usability. In this post I will introduce the Open Policy Agent as a generic policy evaluation engine that could solve all your compliance problems, and I will show a real world example using the Open Policy Agent to evaluate Terraform Plans.

    Tags: terraform, conftest, open-policy-agent