AWS Code Sample


Gets an encrypted S3 bucket item and decrypts it using a private key.

# Copyright 2010-2018, 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. require 'aws-sdk-s3' # In v2: require 'aws-sdk' require 'base64' require 'openssl' # Require a pass phrase as command-line argument if ARGV.empty?() puts 'You must supply a pass phrase' exit 1 end pass_phrase = ARGV[0] bucket = 'my_bucket' item = 'my_item' pk_file = 'private_key_file.pem' # Create S3 client client = region) # Get item contents as string resp = client.get_object(bucket: bucket, key: item) blob = blob_string = blob.unpack('H*') cipher_text = blob_string[0].scan(/../).map { |x| x.hex }.pack('c*') # Decrypt the string using private key private_key =, pass_phrase) decoded_text = private_key.private_decrypt(Base64.decode64(cipher_text)) puts decoded_text

Sample Details

Service: s3

Last tested: 2018-03-16

Author: Doug-AWS

Type: full-example

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