GetComplianceDetailsByConfigRule - AWS Config


Returns the evaluation results for the specified AWS Config rule. The results indicate which AWS resources were evaluated by the rule, when each resource was last evaluated, and whether each resource complies with the rule.

Request Syntax

{ "ComplianceTypes": [ "string" ], "ConfigRuleName": "string", "Limit": number, "NextToken": "string" }

Request Parameters

For information about the parameters that are common to all actions, see Common Parameters.

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.


Filters the results by compliance.

INSUFFICIENT_DATA is a valid ComplianceType that is returned when an AWS Config rule cannot be evaluated. However, INSUFFICIENT_DATA cannot be used as a ComplianceType for filtering results.

Type: Array of strings

Array Members: Minimum number of 0 items. Maximum number of 3 items.


Required: No


The name of the AWS Config rule for which you want compliance information.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 64.

Required: Yes


The maximum number of evaluation results returned on each page. The default is 10. You cannot specify a number greater than 100. If you specify 0, AWS Config uses the default.

Type: Integer

Valid Range: Minimum value of 0. Maximum value of 100.

Required: No


The nextToken string returned on a previous page that you use to get the next page of results in a paginated response.

Type: String

Required: No

Response Syntax

{ "EvaluationResults": [ { "Annotation": "string", "ComplianceType": "string", "ConfigRuleInvokedTime": number, "EvaluationResultIdentifier": { "EvaluationResultQualifier": { "ConfigRuleName": "string", "EvaluationMode": "string", "ResourceId": "string", "ResourceType": "string" }, "OrderingTimestamp": number, "ResourceEvaluationId": "string" }, "ResultRecordedTime": number, "ResultToken": "string" } ], "NextToken": "string" }

Response Elements

If the action is successful, the service sends back an HTTP 200 response.

The following data is returned in JSON format by the service.


Indicates whether the AWS resource complies with the specified AWS Config rule.

Type: Array of EvaluationResult objects


The string that you use in a subsequent request to get the next page of results in a paginated response.

Type: String


For information about the errors that are common to all actions, see Common Errors.


The specified next token is not valid. Specify the nextToken string that was returned in the previous response to get the next page of results.

HTTP Status Code: 400


One or more of the specified parameters are not valid. Verify that your parameters are valid and try again.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The AWS Config rule in the request is not valid. Verify that the rule is an AWS Config Process Check rule, that the rule name is correct, and that valid Amazon Resouce Names (ARNs) are used before trying again.

HTTP Status Code: 400

See Also

For more information about using this API in one of the language-specific AWS SDKs, see the following: