How to: Extract Iteration Path Permissions from the respective user, and project in Azure DevOps

  1. PowerShell script will receive the following parameters:
  • $PAT = Personal Access token to connect on Azure DevOps;
  • $Organization = Organization URL to list permissions on Iteration Paths;
  • ProjectName = Team Project name that contains Iterations to which permissions will be extracted;
  • mailAdress = e-mail from respective user to which permissions will be extracted;
  • $Connstr = connection string to Azure SQL Database to store the report information. To create this report, it’s necessary to create previously a Azure SQL Server and Database and run a script below:
$allUsers = az devops user list 
--org $Organization | ConvertFrom-Json
$allUsers = $allUsers.members $allUsers = $allusers.user | where-object {$_.mailAddress -eq $mailAddress}
$allProjects = az devops project list 
--org $Organization --top 500 | ConvertFrom-Json
$allProjects = $allProjects.value | Where name -EQ $ProjectName
#Get Root Iteration Path$AzureDevOpsAuthenicationHeader = @{Authorization = 'Basic ' + [Convert]::ToBase64String([Text.Encoding]::ASCII.GetBytes(":$($PAT)")) }$uriProjectRootIteration = $Organization + "/$($ProjectName)/_apis/wit/classificationnodes?api-version=6.0"$ProjectRootIterationResult = Invoke-RestMethod -Uri $uriProjectRootIteration -Method get -Headers $AzureDevOpsAuthenicationHeader$ProjectRootIterationResult = $ProjectRootIterationResult.value | Where structureType -EQ "iteration"$iterationRootToken = "vstfs:///Classification/Node/$($ProjectRootIterationResult.identifier)*"
$activeUserGroups = az devops security group membership list 
--id $allUsers.principalName
--org $Organization
--relationship memberof | ConvertFrom-Json
$SecurityNameSpaceIdIteration = "bf7bfa03-b2b7-47db-8113-fa2e002cc5b1"
#Get All Tokens from respective group and filter respective project        $allIterationsTokens = az devops security permission list 
--id $SecurityNameSpaceIdIteration
--subject $activeUserGroups.$aug.descriptor | ConvertFrom-Json
$allIterationsTokens = $allIterationsTokens | where-object {$_.token -like $iterationRootToken}
$iterationToken = "vstfs:///Classification/Node/$($ProjectRootIterationResult.identifier)
  • Identifier = Identifier of respective Iteration Path.
$IterationCommands = az devops security permission show 
--id $SecurityNameSpaceIdIteration
--subject $activeUserGroups.$aug.descriptor
--token $ait.token
--org $Organization | ConvertFrom-Json
  • Iteration Path (1) = Filter Iteration Path to verify respective permissions;
  • Azure DevOps Groups (2) = Filter Azure DevOps Groups to which the user belongs;
  • Azure DevOps Groups (3) = list all Azure DevOps groups to which the user belongs;
  • Command (4) = List of commands available to Iteration Path;
  • Permission (5) = Permission type (Allow, Deny, Not set, etc.).

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