- AWS Code Sample demonstrates how to create an AWS KMS alias.

/* * Copyright, 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 com.example.kms; import; import; import; import; public class CreateAlias { public static void main(String[] args) { final String USAGE = "To run this example, supply a key ID or ARN and an alias name\n" + "Usage: CreateAlias <key-id> <alias-name>\n" + "Example: CreateAlias 1234abcd-12ab-34cd-56ef-1234567890ab " + "alias/myAlias\n"; if (args.length != 2) { System.out.println(USAGE); System.exit(1); } String targetKeyId = args[0]; String aliasName = args[1]; Region region = Region.US_WEST_2; KmsClient kmsClient = KmsClient.builder() .region(region) .build(); createCustomAlias(kmsClient, targetKeyId, aliasName); } public static void createCustomAlias(KmsClient kmsClient, String targetKeyId, String aliasName) { try { CreateAliasRequest aliasRequest = CreateAliasRequest.builder() .aliasName(aliasName) .targetKeyId(targetKeyId) .build(); kmsClient.createAlias(aliasRequest); } catch (KmsException e) { System.err.println(e.getMessage()); System.exit(1); } } }

Sample Details

Service: AWS Key Management Service

Last tested: 8/10/2020

Author: scmacdon-aws

Type: full-example