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[ aws . auditmanager ]



Returns a list of controls from Audit Manager.

See also: AWS API Documentation

See 'aws help' for descriptions of global parameters.


--control-type <value>
[--next-token <value>]
[--max-results <value>]
[--cli-input-json <value>]
[--generate-cli-skeleton <value>]


--control-type (string)

The type of control, such as a standard control or a custom control.

Possible values:

  • Standard
  • Custom

--next-token (string)

The pagination token that's used to fetch the next set of results.

--max-results (integer)

Represents the maximum number of results on a page or for an API request call.

--cli-input-json (string) Performs service operation based on the JSON string provided. The JSON string follows the format provided by --generate-cli-skeleton. If other arguments are provided on the command line, the CLI values will override the JSON-provided values. It is not possible to pass arbitrary binary values using a JSON-provided value as the string will be taken literally.

--generate-cli-skeleton (string) Prints a JSON skeleton to standard output without sending an API request. If provided with no value or the value input, prints a sample input JSON that can be used as an argument for --cli-input-json. If provided with the value output, it validates the command inputs and returns a sample output JSON for that command.

See 'aws help' for descriptions of global parameters.


controlMetadataList -> (list)

The list of control metadata objects that the ListControls API returned.


The metadata that's associated with the standard control or custom control.

arn -> (string)

The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the control.

id -> (string)

The unique identifier for the control.

name -> (string)

The name of the control.

controlSources -> (string)

The data source that determines where Audit Manager collects evidence from for the control.

createdAt -> (timestamp)

Specifies when the control was created.

lastUpdatedAt -> (timestamp)

Specifies when the control was most recently updated.

nextToken -> (string)

The pagination token that's used to fetch the next set of results.