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kms-python-example-create-key.py

kms-python-example-create-key.py demonstrates how to create a customer master key with AWS Key Management Service

# Copyright 2010-2018 Amazon.com, 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 # # http://aws.amazon.com/apache2.0/ # # 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. from __future__ import print_function import boto3 # Create a customer master key (CMK) # Since we are only encrypting small amounts of data (4 KiB or less) directly, # a CMK is fine for our purposes. # For larger amounts of data, # use the CMK to encrypt a data encryption key (DEK). region_name = 'us-west-2' client = boto3.client('kms', region_name=region_name) response = client.create_key() print('Created CMK ARN:', response['KeyMetadata']['Arn'])

Sample Details

Service: kms

Last tested: 2018-06-25

Author: jschwarzwalder (AWS)

Type: full-example

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