UpdateSettings - AWS Audit Manager


Updates AWS Audit Manager settings for the current user account.

Request Syntax

PUT /settings HTTP/1.1 Content-type: application/json { "defaultAssessmentReportsDestination": { "destination": "string", "destinationType": "string" }, "defaultProcessOwners": [ { "roleArn": "string", "roleType": "string" } ], "evidenceFinderEnabled": boolean, "kmsKey": "string", "snsTopic": "string" }

URI Request Parameters

The request does not use any URI parameters.

Request Body

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.


The default storage destination for assessment reports.

Type: AssessmentReportsDestination object

Required: No


A list of the default audit owners.

Type: Array of Role objects

Required: No


Specifies whether the evidence finder feature is enabled. Change this attribute to enable or disable evidence finder.


When you use this attribute to disable evidence finder, Audit Manager deletes the event data store that’s used to query your evidence data. As a result, you can’t re-enable evidence finder and use the feature again. Your only alternative is to deregister and then re-register Audit Manager.

Type: Boolean

Required: No


The AWS KMS key details.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 7. Maximum length of 2048.

Pattern: ^arn:.*:kms:.*|DEFAULT

Required: No


The Amazon Simple Notification Service (Amazon SNS) topic that AWS Audit Manager sends notifications to.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 4. Maximum length of 2048.

Pattern: ^arn:.*:sns:.*|NONE

Required: No

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 200 Content-type: application/json { "settings": { "defaultAssessmentReportsDestination": { "destination": "string", "destinationType": "string" }, "defaultProcessOwners": [ { "roleArn": "string", "roleType": "string" } ], "evidenceFinderEnablement": { "backfillStatus": "string", "enablementStatus": "string", "error": "string", "eventDataStoreArn": "string" }, "isAwsOrgEnabled": boolean, "kmsKey": "string", "snsTopic": "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 current list of settings.

Type: Settings 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 request has invalid or missing parameters.

HTTP Status Code: 400

See Also

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