AWS Certificate Manager
User Guide (Version 1.0)

Document History

The following table describes the documentation release history of AWS Certificate Manager beginning in 2018.

Change Description Date

New content

Added ability to publish ACM public certificates into Certificate Transparency logs by default.

April 24, 2018

New service exention

Launched ACM Private Certificate Manager (CM), and extension of AWS Certificate Manager that allows users to establish a secure managed infrastructure for issuing and revoking private digital certificates. For more information, see AWS Private Certificate Authority.

April 4, 2018

New content

Added certificate transparency logging to Best Practices.

March 27, 2018

The following table describes the documentation release history of AWS Certificate Manager prior to 2018.

Change Description Release Date
New content Added DNS validation to Use DNS to Validate Domain Ownership. November 21, 2017
New content Added new Java code examples to Using the ACM API. October 12, 2017
New content Added information about CAA records to (Optional) Configure a CAA Record. September 21, 2017
New content Added information about .IO domains to Troubleshooting. July 07, 2017
New content Added information about reimporting a certificate to Reimport a Certificate. July 07, 2017
New content Added information about certificate pinning to Best Practices and to Troubleshooting. July 07, 2017
New content Added AWS CloudFormation to Services Integrated with AWS Certificate Manager. May 27, 2017
Update Added more information to Limits. May 27, 2017
New content Added documentation about Authentication and Access Control. April 28, 2017
Update Added a graphic to show where validation email is sent. See Use Email to Validate Domain Ownership. April 21, 2017
Update Added information about setting up email for your domain. See (Optional) Configure Email for Your Domain. April 6, 2017
Update Added information about checking certificate renewal status in the console. See Check a Certificate's Renewal Status. March 28, 2017
Update Updated the documentation for using Elastic Load Balancing. March 21, 2017
New content Added support for AWS Elastic Beanstalk and Amazon API Gateway. See Services Integrated with AWS Certificate Manager. March 21, 2017
Update Updated the documentation about Managed Renewal. February 20, 2017

New content

Added documentation about Importing Certificates.

October 13, 2016

New content

Added AWS CloudTrail support for ACM actions. See Logging AWS Certificate Manager API Calls with AWS CloudTrail.

March 25, 2016

New guide

This release introduces AWS Certificate Manager.

January 21, 2016