AWS Security Hub
API Reference (API Version 2018-10-26)

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EnableSecurityHub

Enables Security Hub for your account in the current Region or the Region you specify in the request. Enabling Security Hub also enables the CIS AWS Foundations standard. When you enable Security Hub, you grant to Security Hub the permissions necessary to gather findings from AWS Config, Amazon GuardDuty, Amazon Inspector, and Amazon Macie. To learn more, see Setting Up AWS Security Hub.

Request Syntax

POST /accounts HTTP/1.1 Content-type: application/json { "Tags": { "string" : "string" } }

URI Request Parameters

The request does not use any URI parameters.

Request Body

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.

Tags

The tags to add to the Hub resource when you enable Security Hub.

Type: String to string map

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

Key Pattern: ^(?!aws:)[a-zA-Z+-=._:/]+$

Value Length Constraints: Maximum length of 256.

Required: No

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.

Errors

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

AccessDeniedException

You don't have permission to perform the action specified in the request.

HTTP Status Code: 403

InternalException

Internal server error.

HTTP Status Code: 500

InvalidAccessException

AWS Security Hub isn't enabled for the account used to make this request.

HTTP Status Code: 401

LimitExceededException

The request was rejected because it attempted to create resources beyond the current AWS account limits. The error code describes the limit exceeded.

HTTP Status Code: 429

ResourceConflictException

The resource specified in the request conflicts with an existing resource.

HTTP Status Code: 409

See Also

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