Access Analyzer
API Reference (API Version 2019-11-01)


Creates an analyzer for your account.

Request Syntax

PUT /analyzer HTTP/1.1 Content-type: application/json { "analyzerName": "string", "archiveRules": [ { "filter": { "string" : { "contains": [ "string" ], "eq": [ "string" ], "exists": boolean, "neq": [ "string" ] } }, "ruleName": "string" } ], "clientToken": "string", "tags": { "string" : "string" }, "type": "string" }

URI Request Parameters

The request does not use any URI parameters.

Request Body

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.


The name of the analyzer to create.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 255.

Pattern: ^[A-Za-z][A-Za-z0-9_.-]*$

Required: Yes


Specifies the archive rules to add for the analyzer. Archive rules automatically archive findings that meet the criteria you define for the rule.

Type: Array of InlineArchiveRule objects

Required: No


A client token.

Type: String

Required: No


The tags to apply to the analyzer.

Type: String to string map

Required: No


The type of analyzer to create. Only ACCOUNT analyzers are supported. You can create only one analyzer per account per Region.

Type: String

Valid Values: ACCOUNT

Required: Yes

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 200 Content-type: application/json { "arn": "string" }

Response Elements

If the action is successful, the service sends back an HTTP 200 response.

The following data is returned in JSON format by the service.


The ARN of the analyzer that was created by the request.

Type: String

Pattern: ^[^:]*:[^:]*:[^:]*:[^:]*:[^:]*:analyzer/.{1,255}$


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


You do not have sufficient access to perform this action.

HTTP Status Code: 403


A conflict exception error.

HTTP Status Code: 409


Internal server error.

HTTP Status Code: 500


Service quote met error.

HTTP Status Code: 402


Throttling limit exceeded error.

HTTP Status Code: 429


Validation exception error.

HTTP Status Code: 400

See Also

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