AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Attaches a IAM policy to the specified resource. The only supported use for this action is to share a RuleGroup across accounts.

The PutPermissionPolicy is subject to the following restrictions:

For more information, see IAM Policies.

An example of a valid policy parameter is shown in the Examples section below.


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

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


public virtual PutPermissionPolicyResponse PutPermissionPolicy(
         PutPermissionPolicyRequest request
Type: Amazon.WAF.Model.PutPermissionPolicyRequest

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

Return Value
The response from the PutPermissionPolicy service method, as returned by WAF.


WAFInternalErrorException The operation failed because of a system problem, even though the request was valid. Retry your request.
WAFInvalidPermissionPolicyException The operation failed because the specified policy is not in the proper format. The policy is subject to the following restrictions: You can attach only one policy with each PutPermissionPolicy request. The policy must include an Effect, Action and Principal. Effect must specify Allow. The Action in the policy must be waf:UpdateWebACL or waf-regional:UpdateWebACL. Any extra or wildcard actions in the policy will be rejected. The policy cannot include a Resource parameter. The ARN in the request must be a valid WAF RuleGroup ARN and the RuleGroup must exist in the same region. The user making the request must be the owner of the RuleGroup. Your policy must be composed using IAM Policy version 2012-10-17.
WAFNonexistentItemException The operation failed because the referenced object doesn't exist.
WAFStaleDataException The operation failed because you tried to create, update, or delete an object by using a change token that has already been used.

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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