DetachSecurityProfile - AWS IoT


Disassociates a Device Defender security profile from a thing group or from this account.

Requires permission to access the DetachSecurityProfile action.

Request Syntax

DELETE /security-profiles/securityProfileName/targets?securityProfileTargetArn=securityProfileTargetArn HTTP/1.1

URI Request Parameters

The request uses the following URI parameters.


The security profile that is detached.

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

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

Required: Yes


The ARN of the thing group from which the security profile is detached.

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: