TagResource - Amazon GuardDuty


Adds tags to a resource.

Request Syntax

POST /tags/resourceArn HTTP/1.1 Content-type: application/json { "tags": { "string" : "string" } }

URI Request Parameters

The request uses the following URI parameters.


The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) for the GuardDuty resource to apply a tag to.

Pattern: ^arn:[A-Za-z_.-]{1,20}:guardduty:[A-Za-z0-9_/.-]{0,63}:\d+:detector/[A-Za-z0-9_/.-]{32,264}$

Required: Yes

Request Body

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.


The tags to be added to a resource.

Type: String to string map

Map Entries: Maximum number of 200 items.

Key Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 128.

Key Pattern: ^(?!aws:)[a-zA-Z+-=._:/]+$

Value Length Constraints: Maximum length of 256.

Required: Yes

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 204

Response Elements

If the action is successful, the service sends back an HTTP 204 response with an empty HTTP body.


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


An access denied exception object.

HTTP Status Code: 403


A bad request exception object.

HTTP Status Code: 400


An internal server error exception object.

HTTP Status Code: 500

See Also

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