AWS Certificate Manager
User Guide (Version 1.0)

Describe ACM Certificates

You can use the ACM console or the AWS CLI to list metadata about your certificates.

Describe Certificates (Console)

To show certificate metadata, select the arrow to the immediate left of the domain name. The console displays information similar to the following.


  			Certificate columns.

Describe Certificates (CLI)

You can use the AWS CLI to get information about an issued certificate, delete a certificate, or resend validation email.

Retrieve ACM Certificate Fields

You can use the describe-certificate command list the metadata for a certificate.

aws acm describe-certificate --certificate-arn arn:aws:acm:region:account:certificate/12345678-1234-1234-1234-123456789012

The describe-certificate command outputs the following information.

{ "Certificate": { "CertificateArn": "arn:aws:acm:region:account:certificate/12345678-1234-1234-1234-123456789012", "Status": "EXPIRED", "Options": { "CertificateTransparencyLoggingPreference": "ENABLED" }, "SubjectAlternativeNames": [ "example.com", "www.example.com" ], "DomainName": "gregpe.com", "NotBefore": 1450137600.0, "RenewalEligibility": "INELIGIBLE", "NotAfter": 1484481600.0, "KeyAlgorithm": "RSA-2048", "InUseBy": [ "arn:aws:cloudfront::account:distribution/E12KXPQHVLSYVC" ], "SignatureAlgorithm": "SHA256WITHRSA", "CreatedAt": 1450212224.0, "IssuedAt": 1450212292.0, "KeyUsages": [ { "Name": "DIGITAL_SIGNATURE" }, { "Name": "KEY_ENCIPHERMENT" } ], "Serial": "07:71:71:f4:6b:e7:bf:63:87:e6:ad:3c:b2:0f:d0:5b", "Issuer": "Amazon", "Type": "AMAZON_ISSUED", "ExtendedKeyUsages": [ { "OID": "1.3.6.1.5.5.7.3.1", "Name": "TLS_WEB_SERVER_AUTHENTICATION" }, { "OID": "1.3.6.1.5.5.7.3.2", "Name": "TLS_WEB_CLIENT_AUTHENTICATION" } ], "DomainValidationOptions": [ { "ValidationEmails": [ "hostmaster@example.com", "admin@example.com", "postmaster@example.com", "webmaster@example.com", "administrator@example.com" ], "ValidationDomain": "example.com", "DomainName": "example.com" }, { "ValidationEmails": [ "hostmaster@example.com", "admin@example.com", "postmaster@example.com", "webmaster@example.com", "administrator@example.com" ], "ValidationDomain": "www.example.com", "DomainName": "www.example.com" } ], "Subject": "CN=example.com" } }