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[ aws . cloudhsm ]



This is documentation for AWS CloudHSM Classic . For more information, see AWS CloudHSM Classic FAQs , the AWS CloudHSM Classic User Guide , and the AWS CloudHSM Classic API Reference .

For information about the current version of AWS CloudHSM , see AWS CloudHSM , the AWS CloudHSM User Guide , and the AWS CloudHSM API Reference .

Retrieves information about an HSM. You can identify the HSM by its ARN or its serial number.

See also: AWS API Documentation


[--hsm-arn <value>]
[--hsm-serial-number <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>]


--hsm-arn (string)

The ARN of the HSM. Either the HsmArn or the SerialNumber parameter must be specified.

--hsm-serial-number (string)

The serial number of the HSM. Either the HsmArn or the HsmSerialNumber parameter must be specified.

--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.


HsmArn -> (string)

The ARN of the HSM.

Status -> (string)

The status of the HSM.

StatusDetails -> (string)

Contains additional information about the status of the HSM.

AvailabilityZone -> (string)

The Availability Zone that the HSM is in.

EniId -> (string)

The identifier of the elastic network interface (ENI) attached to the HSM.

EniIp -> (string)

The IP address assigned to the HSM's ENI.

SubscriptionType -> (string)

Specifies the type of subscription for the HSM.

  • PRODUCTION - The HSM is being used in a production environment.
  • TRIAL - The HSM is being used in a product trial.

SubscriptionStartDate -> (string)

The subscription start date.

SubscriptionEndDate -> (string)

The subscription end date.

VpcId -> (string)

The identifier of the VPC that the HSM is in.

SubnetId -> (string)

The identifier of the subnet that the HSM is in.

IamRoleArn -> (string)

The ARN of the IAM role assigned to the HSM.

SerialNumber -> (string)

The serial number of the HSM.

VendorName -> (string)

The name of the HSM vendor.

HsmType -> (string)

The HSM model type.

SoftwareVersion -> (string)

The HSM software version.

SshPublicKey -> (string)

The public SSH key.

SshKeyLastUpdated -> (string)

The date and time that the SSH key was last updated.

ServerCertUri -> (string)

The URI of the certificate server.

ServerCertLastUpdated -> (string)

The date and time that the server certificate was last updated.

Partitions -> (list)

The list of partitions on the HSM.