ResetEbsDefaultKmsKeyId - Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud


Resets the default customer master key (CMK) for EBS encryption for your account in this Region to the AWS managed CMK for EBS.

After resetting the default CMK to the AWS managed CMK, you can continue to encrypt by a customer managed CMK by specifying it when you create the volume. For more information, see Amazon EBS Encryption in the Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud User Guide.

Request Parameters

For more information about required and optional parameters that are common to all actions, see Common Query Parameters.


Checks whether you have the required permissions for the action, without actually making the request, and provides an error response. If you have the required permissions, the error response is DryRunOperation. Otherwise, it is UnauthorizedOperation.

Type: Boolean

Required: No

Response Elements

The following elements are returned by the service.


The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the default CMK for EBS encryption by default.

Type: String


The ID of the request.

Type: String


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

See Also

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