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Lists the AWS CloudTrail events.

/* Copyright 2010-2019, Inc. or its affiliates. All Rights Reserved. This file is licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License"). You may not use this file except in compliance with the License. A copy of the License is located at This file is distributed on an "AS IS" BASIS, WITHOUT WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, either express or implied. See the License for the specific language governing permissions and limitations under the License. */ package main import ( "" "" "" "flag" "fmt" "os" "time" ) func main() { // Trail name required var trailName string flag.StringVar(&trailName, "n", "", "The name of the trail") // Option to show event var showEvent bool flag.BoolVar (&showEvent, "s", false, "Whether to show the event") flag.Parse() if trailName == "" { fmt.Println("You must supply a trail name") os.Exit(1) } // Initialize a session in us-west-2 that the SDK will use to load // credentials from the shared credentials file ~/.aws/credentials. sess, err := session.NewSession(&aws.Config{ Region: aws.String("us-west-2")}, ) // Create CloudTrail client svc := cloudtrail.New(sess) input := &cloudtrail.LookupEventsInput{EndTime: aws.Time(time.Now())} resp, err := svc.LookupEvents(input) if err != nil { fmt.Println("Got error calling CreateTrail:") fmt.Println(err.Error()) os.Exit(1) } fmt.Println("Found", len(resp.Events),"events before now") fmt.Println("") for _, event := range resp.Events { fmt.Println("Event:") fmt.Println(aws.StringValue(event.CloudTrailEvent)) fmt.Println("") fmt.Println("Name ", aws.StringValue(event.EventName)) fmt.Println("ID: ", aws.StringValue(event.EventId)) fmt.Println("Time: ", aws.TimeValue(event.EventTime)) fmt.Println("User: ", aws.StringValue(event.Username)) fmt.Println("Resourcs:") for _, resource := range event.Resources { fmt.Println(" Name:", aws.StringValue(resource.ResourceName)) fmt.Println(" Type:", aws.StringValue(resource.ResourceType)) } fmt.Println("") } }

Sample Details

Service: cloudtrail

Last tested: 2018-03-16

Author: Doug-AWS

Type: full-example

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