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

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InviteMembers

Invites other AWS accounts to become member accounts for the Security Hub master account that the invitation is sent from. Before you can use this action to invite a member, you must first create the member account in Security Hub by using the CreateMembers action. When the account owner accepts the invitation to become a member account and enables Security Hub, the master account can view the findings generated from member account.

Request Syntax

POST /members/invite HTTP/1.1 Content-type: application/json { "AccountIds": [ "string" ] }

URI Request Parameters

The request does not use any URI parameters.

Request Body

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.

AccountIds

A list of IDs of the AWS accounts that you want to invite to Security Hub as members.

Type: Array of strings

Pattern: .*\S.*

Required: No

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 200 Content-type: application/json { "UnprocessedAccounts": [ { "AccountId": "string", "ProcessingResult": "string" } ] }

Response Elements

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

The following data is returned in JSON format by the service.

UnprocessedAccounts

A list of account ID and email address pairs of the AWS accounts that couldn't be processed.

Type: Array of Result objects

Errors

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

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

InvalidInputException

The request was rejected because you supplied an invalid or out-of-range value for an input parameter.

HTTP Status Code: 400

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

ResourceNotFoundException

The request was rejected because we can't find the specified resource.

HTTP Status Code: 404

See Also

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