The customer does not use auditing. They want to ensure it is completely turned off for performance reasons leading up to a major sporting event, Grand National.
Please ensure you have turned off audits; the ultimate way to turn off audits is:
1. make sure every instance of "Add Audit Detail" is Type=Log instead of Type=Audit
2. Add a custom audit sink policy, remove all the assertions from it, and only have a "continue processing"
3. set the audit.messageThreshold and audit.detailThreshold to WARNING or SEVERE, depending on what information you want to keep in your ssg logs.