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Amazon Relational Database Service
API Reference (API Version 2014-10-31)

DescribeDBSecurityGroups

Returns a list of DBSecurityGroup descriptions. If a DBSecurityGroupName is specified, the list will contain only the descriptions of the specified DB security group.

Request Parameters

For information about the parameters that are common to all actions, see Common Parameters.

DBSecurityGroupName

The name of the DB security group to return details for.

Type: String

Required: No

Filters.Filter.N

This parameter is not currently supported.

Type: array of Filter objects

Required: No

Marker

An optional pagination token provided by a previous DescribeDBSecurityGroups request. If this parameter is specified, the response includes only records beyond the marker, up to the value specified by MaxRecords.

Type: String

Required: No

MaxRecords

The maximum number of records to include in the response. If more records exist than the specified MaxRecords value, a pagination token called a marker is included in the response so that the remaining results can be retrieved.

Default: 100

Constraints: Minimum 20, maximum 100.

Type: Integer

Required: No

Response Elements

The following elements are returned by the service.

DBSecurityGroups.DBSecurityGroup.N

A list of DBSecurityGroup instances.

Type: array of DBSecurityGroup objects

Marker

An optional pagination token provided by a previous request. If this parameter is specified, the response includes only records beyond the marker, up to the value specified by MaxRecords.

Type: String

Errors

For information about the errors that are common to all actions, see Common Errors.

DBSecurityGroupNotFound

DBSecurityGroupName does not refer to an existing DB security group.

HTTP Status Code: 404

Example

Sample Request

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https://rds.us-west-2.amazonaws.com/ ?Action=DescribeDBSecurityGroups &MaxRecords=100 &SignatureMethod=HmacSHA256 &SignatureVersion=4 &Version=2014-09-01 &X-Amz-Algorithm=AWS4-HMAC-SHA256 &X-Amz-Credential=AKIADQKE4SARGYLE/20140421/us-west-2/rds/aws4_request &X-Amz-Date=20140421T194732Z &X-Amz-SignedHeaders=content-type;host;user-agent;x-amz-content-sha256;x-amz-date &X-Amz-Signature=b14bcddedcf2fd7ffbbcc45ed2caa99cd848ee309a19070f946ad2a54f5331fe

Sample Response

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<DescribeDBSecurityGroupsResponse xmlns="http://rds.amazonaws.com/doc/2014-09-01/"> <DescribeDBSecurityGroupsResult> <DBSecurityGroups> <DBSecurityGroup> <EC2SecurityGroups/> <DBSecurityGroupDescription>My security group</DBSecurityGroupDescription> <IPRanges> <IPRange> <CIDRIP>192.0.0.0/24</CIDRIP> <Status>authorized</Status> </IPRange> <IPRange> <CIDRIP>190.0.1.0/29</CIDRIP> <Status>authorized</Status> </IPRange> <IPRange> <CIDRIP>190.0.2.0/29</CIDRIP> <Status>authorized</Status> </IPRange> <IPRange> <CIDRIP>10.0.0.0/8</CIDRIP> <Status>authorized</Status> </IPRange> </IPRanges> <OwnerId>803#########</OwnerId> <DBSecurityGroupName>my-secgrp</DBSecurityGroupName> </DBSecurityGroup> <DBSecurityGroup> <EC2SecurityGroups/> <DBSecurityGroupDescription>default</DBSecurityGroupDescription> <IPRanges/> <OwnerId>803#########</OwnerId> <DBSecurityGroupName>default</DBSecurityGroupName> </DBSecurityGroup> </DBSecurityGroups> </DescribeDBSecurityGroupsResult> <ResponseMetadata> <RequestId>b76e692c-b98c-11d3-a907-5a2c468b9cb0</RequestId> </ResponseMetadata> </DescribeDBSecurityGroupsResponse>

See Also

For more information about using this API in one of the language-specific AWS SDKs, see the following: