- AWS Code Sample demonstrates how to get a description of all security groups.

/* * Copyright 2010-2019, Inc. or its affiliates. All Rights Reserved. * * 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 * * * * or in the "license" file accompanying this file. 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 aws.example.ec2; import; import; import; import; import; /** * Describes all security groups */ public class DescribeSecurityGroups { public static void main(String[] args) { final String USAGE = "To run this example, supply a group id\n" + "Ex: DescribeSecurityGroups <group-id>\n"; if (args.length != 1) { System.out.println(USAGE); System.exit(1); } String group_id = args[0]; final AmazonEC2 ec2 = AmazonEC2ClientBuilder.defaultClient(); DescribeSecurityGroupsRequest request = new DescribeSecurityGroupsRequest() .withGroupIds(group_id); DescribeSecurityGroupsResult response = ec2.describeSecurityGroups(request); for(SecurityGroup group : response.getSecurityGroups()) { System.out.printf( "Found security group with id %s, " + "vpc id %s " + "and description %s", group.getGroupId(), group.getVpcId(), group.getDescription()); } } }

Sample Details

Service: ec2

Last tested: 2018-05-22

Author: soo-aws

Type: full-example