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iam_getpolicy.js

iam_getpolicy.js demonstrates how to retrieve information about an IAM managed policy.

// Copyright 2010-2018 Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. All Rights Reserved. // Licensed under the Apache-2.0 License on an "AS IS" BASIS, WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND. // ABOUT THIS NODE.JS SAMPLE: This sample is part of the SDK for JavaScript Developer Guide topic at // https://docs.aws.amazon.com/sdk-for-javascript/v2/developer-guide/iam-examples-policies.html // Load the AWS SDK for Node.js var AWS = require('aws-sdk'); // Set the region AWS.config.update({region: 'REGION'}); // Create the IAM service object var iam = new AWS.IAM({apiVersion: '2010-05-08'}); var params = { PolicyArn: 'arn:aws:iam::aws:policy/AWSLambdaExecute' }; iam.getPolicy(params, function(err, data) { if (err) { console.log("Error", err); } else { console.log("Success", data.Policy.Description); } });

Sample Details

Service: iam

Last tested: 2018-06-02

Author: daviddeyo

Type: full-example

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