CancelAuditTask - AWS IoT


Cancels an audit that is in progress. The audit can be either scheduled or on demand. If the audit isn't in progress, an "InvalidRequestException" occurs.

Requires permission to access the CancelAuditTask action.

Request Syntax

PUT /audit/tasks/taskId/cancel HTTP/1.1

URI Request Parameters

The request uses the following URI parameters.


The ID of the audit you want to cancel. You can only cancel an audit that is "IN_PROGRESS".

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 40.

Pattern: [a-zA-Z0-9\-]+

Required: Yes

Request Body

The request does not have a request body.

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 200

Response Elements

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



An unexpected error has occurred.

HTTP Status Code: 500


The request is not valid.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The specified resource does not exist.

HTTP Status Code: 404


The rate exceeds the limit.

HTTP Status Code: 400

See Also

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