AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Describes the details of a DDoS attack.


For .NET Core and PCL this operation is only available in asynchronous form. Please refer to DescribeAttackAsync.

Namespace: Amazon.Shield
Assembly: AWSSDK.Shield.dll
Version: 3.x.y.z


public virtual DescribeAttackResponse DescribeAttack(
         DescribeAttackRequest request
Type: Amazon.Shield.Model.DescribeAttackRequest

Container for the necessary parameters to execute the DescribeAttack service method.

Return Value
The response from the DescribeAttack service method, as returned by Shield.


InternalErrorException Exception that indicates that a problem occurred with the service infrastructure. You can retry the request.
InvalidParameterException Exception that indicates that the parameters passed to the API are invalid.

Version Information

.NET Framework:
Supported in: 4.5, 4.0, 3.5

Portable Class Library:
Supported in: Windows Store Apps
Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1
Supported in: Xamarin Android
Supported in: Xamarin iOS (Unified)
Supported in: Xamarin.Forms

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