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create-custom-entity-type

Description

Creates a custom pattern that is used to detect sensitive data across the columns and rows of your structured data.

Each custom pattern you create specifies a regular expression and an optional list of context words. If no context words are passed only a regular expression is checked.

See also: AWS API Documentation

See 'aws help' for descriptions of global parameters.

Synopsis

  create-custom-entity-type
--name <value>
--regex-string <value>
[--context-words <value>]
[--cli-input-json <value>]
[--generate-cli-skeleton <value>]

Options

--name (string)

A name for the custom pattern that allows it to be retrieved or deleted later. This name must be unique per Amazon Web Services account.

--regex-string (string)

A regular expression string that is used for detecting sensitive data in a custom pattern.

--context-words (list)

A list of context words. If none of these context words are found within the vicinity of the regular expression the data will not be detected as sensitive data.

If no context words are passed only a regular expression is checked.

(string)

Syntax:

"string" "string" ...

--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.

Output

Name -> (string)

The name of the custom pattern you created.