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List all public keys that have been added to CloudFront for this account.

See also: AWS API Documentation


[--marker <value>]
[--max-items <value>]
[--cli-input-json <value>]
[--generate-cli-skeleton <value>]
[--endpoint-url <value>]
[--output <value>]
[--query <value>]
[--profile <value>]
[--region <value>]
[--version <value>]
[--color <value>]
[--ca-bundle <value>]
[--cli-read-timeout <value>]
[--cli-connect-timeout <value>]


--marker (string)

Use this when paginating results to indicate where to begin in your list of public keys. The results include public keys in the list that occur after the marker. To get the next page of results, set the Marker to the value of the NextMarker from the current page's response (which is also the ID of the last public key on that page).

--max-items (string)

The maximum number of public keys you want in the response body.

--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.

Global Options

--debug (boolean)

Turn on debug logging.

--endpoint-url (string)

Override command's default URL with the given URL.

--no-verify-ssl (boolean)

By default, the AWS CLI uses SSL when communicating with AWS services. For each SSL connection, the AWS CLI will verify SSL certificates. This option overrides the default behavior of verifying SSL certificates.

--no-paginate (boolean)

Disable automatic pagination.

--output (string)

The formatting style for command output.

  • json
  • text
  • table

--query (string)

A JMESPath query to use in filtering the response data.

--profile (string)

Use a specific profile from your credential file.

--region (string)

The region to use. Overrides config/env settings.

--version (string)

Display the version of this tool.

--color (string)

Turn on/off color output.

  • on
  • off
  • auto

--no-sign-request (boolean)

Do not sign requests. Credentials will not be loaded if this argument is provided.

--ca-bundle (string)

The CA certificate bundle to use when verifying SSL certificates. Overrides config/env settings.

--cli-read-timeout (int)

The maximum socket read time in seconds. If the value is set to 0, the socket read will be blocking and not timeout. The default value is 60 seconds.

--cli-connect-timeout (int)

The maximum socket connect time in seconds. If the value is set to 0, the socket connect will be blocking and not timeout. The default value is 60 seconds.



To use the following examples, you must have the AWS CLI installed and configured. See the Getting started guide in the AWS CLI User Guide for more information.

Unless otherwise stated, all examples have unix-like quotation rules. These examples will need to be adapted to your terminal's quoting rules. See Using quotation marks with strings in the AWS CLI User Guide .

To list CloudFront public keys

The following example gets a list of the CloudFront public keys in your AWS account:

aws cloudfront list-public-keys


    "PublicKeyList": {
        "MaxItems": 100,
        "Quantity": 2,
        "Items": [
                "Id": "K2K8NC4HVFE3M0",
                "Name": "ExampleKey",
                "CreatedTime": "2019-12-05T01:04:28.818Z",
                "EncodedKey": "-----BEGIN PUBLIC KEY-----\nMIIBIjANBgkqhkiG9w0BAQEFAAOCAQ8AMIIBCgKCAQEAxPMbCA2Ks0lnd7IR+3pw\nwd3H/7jPGwj8bLUmore7bX+oeGpZ6QmLAe/1UOWcmZX2u70dYcSIzB1ofZtcn4cJ\nenHBAzO3ohBY/L1tQGJfS2A+omnN6H16VZE1JCK8XSJyfze7MDLcUyHZETdxuvRb\nA9X343/vMAuQPnhinFJ8Wdy8YBXSPpy7r95ylUQd9LfYTBzVZYG2tSesplcOkjM3\n2Uu+oMWxQAw1NINnSLPinMVsutJy6ZqlV3McWNWe4T+STGtWhrPNqJEn45sIcCx4\nq+kGZ2NQ0FyIyT2eiLKOX5Rgb/a36E/aMk4VoDsaenBQgG7WLTnstb9sr7MIhS6A\nrwIDAQAB\n-----END PUBLIC KEY-----\n",
                "Comment": "example public key"
                "Id": "K1S0LWQ2L5HTBU",
                "Name": "ExampleKey2",
                "CreatedTime": "2019-12-09T23:28:11.110Z",
                "EncodedKey": "-----BEGIN PUBLIC KEY-----\nMIIBIjANBgkqhkiG9w0BAQEFAAOCAQ8AMIIBCgKCAQEApOCAg88A8+f4dujn9Izt\n26LxtgAkn2opGgo/NKpMiaisyw5qlg3f1gol7FV6pYNl78iJg3EO8JBbwtlH+cR9\nLGSf60NDeVhm76Oc39Np/vWgOdsGQcRbi9WmKZeSODqjQGzVZWqPmito3FzWVk6b\nfVY5N36U/RdbVAJm95Km+qaMYlbIdF40t72bi3IkKYV5hlB2XoDjlQ9F6ajQKyTB\nMHa3SN8q+3ZjQ4sJJ7D1V6r4wR8jDcFVD5NckWJmmgIVnkOQM37NYeoDnkaOuTpu\nha/+3b8tOb2z3LBVHPkp85zJRAOXacSwf5rZtPYKBNFsixTa2n55k2r218mOkMC4\nUwIDAQAB\n-----END PUBLIC KEY-----",
                "Comment": "example public key #2"


PublicKeyList -> (structure)

Returns a list of all public keys that have been added to CloudFront for this account.

NextMarker -> (string)

If there are more elements to be listed, this element is present and contains the value that you can use for the Marker request parameter to continue listing your public keys where you left off.

MaxItems -> (integer)

The maximum number of public keys you want in the response.

Quantity -> (integer)

The number of public keys in the list.

Items -> (list)

A list of public keys.


Contains information about a public key.

Id -> (string)

The identifier of the public key.

Name -> (string)

A name to help identify the public key.

CreatedTime -> (timestamp)

The date and time when the public key was uploaded.

EncodedKey -> (string)

The public key.

Comment -> (string)

A comment to describe the public key. The comment cannot be longer than 128 characters.