kms_decrypt_data.go - AWS Code Sample


Decrypts a string that was encrypted by KMS.

/* 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 ( "" "" "fmt" "os" ) func main() { // Initialize a session that the SDK uses to load // credentials from the shared credentials file ~/.aws/credentials // and configuration from the shared configuration file ~/.aws/config. sess := session.Must(session.NewSessionWithOptions(session.Options{ SharedConfigState: session.SharedConfigEnable, })) // Create KMS service client svc := kms.New(sess) // Encrypted data blob := []byte("1234567890") // Decrypt the data result, err := svc.Decrypt(&kms.DecryptInput{CiphertextBlob: blob}) if err != nil { fmt.Println("Got error decrypting data: ", err) os.Exit(1) } blob_string := string(result.Plaintext) fmt.Println(blob_string) }

Sample Details

Service: kms

Last tested: 2019-03-14

Author: Doug-AWS

Type: full-example