GetAssessmentFramework - AWS Audit Manager


Gets information about a specified framework.

Request Syntax

GET /assessmentFrameworks/frameworkId HTTP/1.1

URI Request Parameters

The request uses the following URI parameters.


The identifier for the framework.

Length Constraints: Fixed length of 36.

Pattern: ^[a-f0-9]{8}-[a-f0-9]{4}-[a-f0-9]{4}-[a-f0-9]{4}-[a-f0-9]{12}$

Required: Yes

Request Body

The request does not have a request body.

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 200 Content-type: application/json { "framework": { "arn": "string", "complianceType": "string", "controlSets": [ { "controls": [ { "actionPlanInstructions": "string", "actionPlanTitle": "string", "arn": "string", "controlMappingSources": [ { "sourceDescription": "string", "sourceFrequency": "string", "sourceId": "string", "sourceKeyword": { "keywordInputType": "string", "keywordValue": "string" }, "sourceName": "string", "sourceSetUpOption": "string", "sourceType": "string", "troubleshootingText": "string" } ], "controlSources": "string", "createdAt": number, "createdBy": "string", "description": "string", "id": "string", "lastUpdatedAt": number, "lastUpdatedBy": "string", "name": "string", "tags": { "string" : "string" }, "testingInformation": "string", "type": "string" } ], "id": "string", "name": "string" } ], "controlSources": "string", "createdAt": number, "createdBy": "string", "description": "string", "id": "string", "lastUpdatedAt": number, "lastUpdatedBy": "string", "logo": "string", "name": "string", "tags": { "string" : "string" }, "type": "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 framework that the GetAssessmentFramework API returned.

Type: Framework object


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


Your account isn't registered with AWS Audit Manager. Check the delegated administrator setup on the Audit Manager settings page, and try again.

HTTP Status Code: 403


An internal service error occurred during the processing of your request. Try again later.

HTTP Status Code: 500


The resource that's specified in the request can't be found.

HTTP Status Code: 404


The request has invalid or missing parameters.

HTTP Status Code: 400


Getting information about a framework

This example shows a sample response for the GetAssessmentFramework API operation. This example shows details for a custom framework with two control sets and three controls.

Sample Response

{ "framework": { "arn": "arn:aws:auditmanager:us-east-1:111122223333:assessmentFramework/a1b2c3d4-5678-90ab-cdef-example11111", "id": "a1b2c3d4-5678-90ab-cdef-example11111", "name": "My example custom framework", "type": "Custom", "description": "Checks CloudTrail and AWS API calls.", "controlSources": "AWS API calls, AWS CloudTrail", "controlSets": [ { "id": "AWS API Calls", "name": "Control set 1 - AWS API Calls", "controls": [ { "arn": "arn:aws:auditmanager:us-east-1::control/control1-5678-90ab-cdef-example11111", "id": "control1-5678-90ab-cdef-example11111", "type": "Standard", "name": "Control 1 - List Principals and Policies", "description": "List all AWS IAM Principals and Policies", "testingInformation": "IAM:\nListRoles\nListRolePolicies\nListUsers\nListGroups\n\n", "controlSources": "AWS API calls", "controlMappingSources": [ { "sourceId": "sourceid-5678-90ab-cdef-example11111", "sourceSetUpOption": "System_Controls_Mapping", "sourceType": "AWS_API_Call", "sourceKeyword": { "keywordInputType": "SELECT_FROM_LIST", "keywordValue": "iam_ListGroups" }, "sourceFrequency": "DAILY" }, { "sourceId": "sourceid-5678-90ab-cdef-example22222", "sourceSetUpOption": "System_Controls_Mapping", "sourceType": "AWS_API_Call", "sourceKeyword": { "keywordInputType": "SELECT_FROM_LIST", "keywordValue": "iam_ListRoles" }, "sourceFrequency": "DAILY" }, { "sourceId": "sourceid-5678-90ab-cdef-example33333", "sourceSetUpOption": "System_Controls_Mapping", "sourceType": "AWS_API_Call", "sourceKeyword": { "keywordInputType": "SELECT_FROM_LIST", "keywordValue": "iam_ListUsers" }, "sourceFrequency": "DAILY" }, { "sourceId": "sourceid-5678-90ab-cdef-example44444", "sourceSetUpOption": "System_Controls_Mapping", "sourceType": "AWS_API_Call", "sourceKeyword": { "keywordInputType": "SELECT_FROM_LIST", "keywordValue": "iam_ListPolicies" }, "sourceFrequency": "DAILY" } ], "createdAt": "2020-12-07T15:18:29.217000-08:00", "lastUpdatedAt": "2022-03-24T12:06:55.083000-07:00", "createdBy": "john-doe", "tags": {} }, { "arn": "arn:aws:auditmanager:us-east-1::control/control2-5678-90ab-cdef-example22222", "id": "control2-5678-90ab-cdef-example22222", "type": "Standard", "name": "Control 2 - Describe Networks", "description": "Describe all VPC(s), Security Groups, Network ACL, and Routes", "testingInformation": "List all VPC IDs in region. Get a list of all Security Groups and NACLs describes for each of those VPC IDs. Display all routes.", "controlSources": "AWS API calls", "controlMappingSources": [ { "sourceId": "sourceid-5678-90ab-cdef-example55555", "sourceSetUpOption": "System_Controls_Mapping", "sourceType": "AWS_API_Call", "sourceKeyword": { "keywordInputType": "SELECT_FROM_LIST", "keywordValue": "ec2_DescribeVpcs" }, "sourceFrequency": "DAILY" }, { "sourceId": "sourceid-5678-90ab-cdef-example66666", "sourceSetUpOption": "System_Controls_Mapping", "sourceType": "AWS_API_Call", "sourceKeyword": { "keywordInputType": "SELECT_FROM_LIST", "keywordValue": "ec2_DescribeSecurityGroups" }, "sourceFrequency": "DAILY" }, { "sourceId": "sourceid-5678-90ab-cdef-example77777", "sourceSetUpOption": "System_Controls_Mapping", "sourceType": "AWS_API_Call", "sourceKeyword": { "keywordInputType": "SELECT_FROM_LIST", "keywordValue": "ec2_DescribeNetworkAcls" }, "sourceFrequency": "DAILY" }, { "sourceId": "sourceid-5678-90ab-cdef-example88888", "sourceSetUpOption": "System_Controls_Mapping", "sourceType": "AWS_API_Call", "sourceKeyword": { "keywordInputType": "SELECT_FROM_LIST", "keywordValue": "ec2_DescribeRouteTables" }, "sourceFrequency": "DAILY" } ], "createdAt": "2020-12-07T15:18:29.217000-08:00", "lastUpdatedAt": "2022-03-24T12:06:55.323000-07:00", "createdBy": "john-doe", "tags": {} } ] }, { "id": "CloudTrail Checks", "name": "Control set 2 - CloudTrail Checks", "controls": [ { "arn": "arn:aws:auditmanager:us-east-1::control/control3-5678-90ab-cdef-example33333", "id": "control3-5678-90ab-cdef-example33333", "type": "Standard", "name": "Control 3 - CloudTrail Volume Events", "description": "CloudTrail eventName for volumes", "testingInformation": "CloudTrail eventName: CreateVolume\DetachVolume ", "controlSources": "AWS CloudTrail", "controlMappingSources": [ { "sourceId": "sourceid-72e6-44da-8486-example99999", "sourceSetUpOption": "System_Controls_Mapping", "sourceType": "AWS_Cloudtrail", "sourceKeyword": { "keywordInputType": "SELECT_FROM_LIST", "keywordValue": "ec2_CreateVolume" } }, { "sourceId": "sourceid-7389-47ca-887b-example00000", "sourceSetUpOption": "System_Controls_Mapping", "sourceType": "AWS_Cloudtrail", "sourceKeyword": { "keywordInputType": "SELECT_FROM_LIST", "keywordValue": "ec2_DetachVolume" } } ], "createdAt": "2020-12-07T15:18:29.217000-08:00", "lastUpdatedAt": "2022-03-24T12:06:55.193000-07:00", "createdBy": "john-doe", "tags": {} } ] } ], "createdAt": "2021-03-02T16:35:24.177000-08:00", "lastUpdatedAt": "2022-01-10T14:32:18.855000-08:00", "createdBy": "john-doe", "lastUpdatedBy": "jane-doe", "tags": {} } }

See Also

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