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Actions, Resources, and Condition Keys for AWS IoT Events

AWS IoT Events (service prefix: iotevents) provides the following service-specific resources, actions, and condition context keys for use in IAM permission policies.

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Actions Defined by AWS IoT Events

You can specify the following actions in the Action element of an IAM policy statement. Use policies to grant permissions to perform an operation in AWS. When you use an action in a policy, you usually allow or deny access to the API operation or CLI command with the same name. However, in some cases, a single action controls access to more than one operation. Alternatively, some operations require several different actions.

The Resource column indicates whether each action supports resource-level permissions. If there is no value for this column, you must specify all resources ("*") in the Resource element of your policy statement. If the column includes a resource type, then you can specify an ARN of that type in a statement with that action. Required resources are indicated in the table with an asterisk (*). If you specify a resource-level permission ARN in a statement using this action, then it must be of this type. Some actions support multiple resource types. If the resource type is optional (not indicated as required), then you can choose to use one but not the other.

For details about the columns in the following table, see The Actions Table.

Actions Description Access Level Resource Types (*required) Condition Keys Dependent Actions
BatchPutMessage Sends a set of messages to the AWS IoT Events system. Write

input*

BatchUpdateDetector Update an detector within the AWS IoT Events system. Write

input*

CreateDetectorModel Creates a detector model. Write

detectorModel*

aws:RequestTag/${TagKey}

aws:TagKeys

CreateInput Creates an input. Write

input*

aws:RequestTag/${TagKey}

aws:TagKeys

DeleteDetectorModel Deletes a detector model. Write

detectorModel*

DeleteInput Deletes an input. Write

input*

DescribeDetector Returns information about the specified detector (instance). Read

detectorModel*

DescribeDetectorModel Describes a detector model. Read

detectorModel*

DescribeInput Describes an input. Read

input*

DescribeLoggingOptions Retrieves the current settings of the AWS IoT Events logging options. Read
ListDetectorModelVersions Lists all the versions of a detector model. Only the metadata associated with each detector model version is returned. List

detectorModel*

ListDetectorModels Lists the detector models you have created. Only the metadata associated with each detector model is returned. List
ListDetectors Lists detectors (the instances of a detector model). List

detectorModel*

ListInputs Lists the inputs you have created. List
ListTagsForResource Lists the tags (metadata) which you have assigned to the resource. Read

detectorModel

input

PutLoggingOptions Sets or updates the AWS IoT Events logging options. Write
TagResource Adds to or modifies the tags of the given resource. Tags are metadata which can be used to manage a resource. Tagging

detectorModel

input

aws:RequestTag/${TagKey}

aws:TagKeys

UntagResource Removes the given tags (metadata) from the resource. Tagging

detectorModel

input

aws:TagKeys

UpdateDetectorModel Updates a detector model. Write

detectorModel*

UpdateInput Updates an input. Write

input*

UpdateInputRouting Updates input routing. Write

input*

Resources Defined by AWS IoT Events

The following resource types are defined by this service and can be used in the Resource element of IAM permission policy statements. Each action in the Actions table identifies the resource types that can be specified with that action. A resource type can also define which condition keys you can include in a policy. These keys are displayed in the last column of the table. For details about the columns in the following table, see The Resource Types Table.

Resource Types ARN Condition Keys
detectorModel arn:${Partition}:iotevents:${Region}:${Account}:detectorModel/${DetectorModelName}

aws:ResourceTag/${TagKey}

input arn:${Partition}:iotevents:${Region}:${Account}:input/${inputName}

aws:ResourceTag/${TagKey}

Condition Keys for AWS IoT Events

AWS IoT Events defines the following condition keys that can be used in the Condition element of an IAM policy. You can use these keys to further refine the conditions under which the policy statement applies. For details about the columns in the following table, see The Condition Keys Table.

To view the global condition keys that are available to all services, see Available Global Condition Keys in the IAM Policy Reference.

Condition Keys Description Type
aws:RequestTag/${TagKey} A tag key that is present in the request that the user makes to IoT Events. String
aws:ResourceTag/${TagKey} The tag key by which a tag value is attached to an IoT Events resource. String
aws:TagKeys The list of all the tag key names associated with the IoT Events resource in the request. String