ListAssessmentTargets - Amazon Inspector


Lists the ARNs of the assessment targets within this AWS account. For more information about assessment targets, see Amazon Inspector Assessment Targets.

Request Syntax

{ "filter": { "assessmentTargetNamePattern": "string" }, "maxResults": 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.


You can use this parameter to specify a subset of data to be included in the action's response.

For a record to match a filter, all specified filter attributes must match. When multiple values are specified for a filter attribute, any of the values can match.

Type: AssessmentTargetFilter object

Required: No


You can use this parameter to indicate the maximum number of items you want in the response. The default value is 10. The maximum value is 500.

Type: Integer

Required: No


You can use this parameter when paginating results. Set the value of this parameter to null on your first call to the ListAssessmentTargets action. Subsequent calls to the action fill nextToken in the request with the value of NextToken from the previous response to continue listing data.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 300.

Required: No

Response Syntax

{ "assessmentTargetArns": [ "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.


A list of ARNs that specifies the assessment targets that are returned by the action.

Type: Array of strings

Array Members: Minimum number of 0 items. Maximum number of 100 items.

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 300.


When a response is generated, if there is more data to be listed, this parameter is present in the response and contains the value to use for the nextToken parameter in a subsequent pagination request. If there is no more data to be listed, this parameter is set to null.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 300.


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


You do not have required permissions to access the requested resource.

HTTP Status Code: 400


Internal server error.

HTTP Status Code: 500


The request was rejected because an invalid or out-of-range value was supplied for an input parameter.

HTTP Status Code: 400



This example illustrates one usage of ListAssessmentTargets.

Sample Request

POST / HTTP/1.1 Host: Accept-Encoding: identity Content-Length: 2 X-Amz-Target: InspectorService.ListAssessmentTargets X-Amz-Date: 20160323T201018Z User-Agent: aws-cli/1.10.12 Python/2.7.9 Windows/7 botocore/1.4.3 Content-Type: application/x-amz-json-1.1 Authorization: AUTHPARAMS {}

Sample Response

HTTP/1.1 200 OK x-amzn-RequestId: 445f71f6-f133-11e5-932b-dd9c937d073a Content-Type: application/x-amz-json-1.1 Content-Length: 87 Date: Wed, 23 Mar 2016 20:10:19 GMT { "assessmentTargetArns": [ "arn:aws:inspector:us-west-2:123456789012:target/0-0kFIPusq" ] }

See Also

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