AWS Certificate Manager
User Guide (Version 1.0)

Describing a Certificate

The following CloudTrail example shows the results of a call to the DescribeCertificate API.


The CloudTrail log for the DescribeCertificate action does not display information about the ACM Certificate you specify. You can view information about the certificate by using the console, the AWS Command Line Interface, or the DescribeCertificate API.

{ "Records": [{ "eventVersion": "1.04", "userIdentity": { "type": "IAMUser", "principalId": "AIDACKCEVSQ6C2EXAMPLE", "arn": "arn:aws:iam::123456789012:user/Alice", "accountId": "123456789012", "accessKeyId": "AKIAIOSFODNN7EXAMPLE", "userName": "Alice" }, "eventTime": "2016-03-18T00:00:42Z", "eventSource": "", "eventName": "DescribeCertificate", "awsRegion": "us-east-1", "sourceIPAddress": "", "userAgent": "aws-cli/1.9.15", "requestParameters": { "certificateArn": "arn:aws:acm:us-east-1:123456789012:certificate/12345678-1234-1234-1234-123456789012" }, "responseElements": null, "requestID": "74b91d83-ec9c-11e5-ac34-d1e4dfe1a11b", "eventID": "7779b6da-75c2-4994-b8c1-af3ad47b518a", "eventType": "AwsApiCall", "recipientAccountId": "123456789012" }] }