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Examples of Amazon SES Event Data Published to Amazon SNS

This section provides examples of each type of email sending event record that Amazon SES publishes to Amazon SNS.

Bounce Record

The following is an example of a bounce event record that Amazon SES publishes to Amazon SNS.

{ "eventType":"Bounce", "bounce":{ "bounceType":"Permanent", "bounceSubType":"General", "bouncedRecipients":[ { "emailAddress":"recipient@example.com", "action":"failed", "status":"5.1.1", "diagnosticCode":"smtp; 550 5.1.1 user unknown" } ], "timestamp":"2017-08-05T00:41:02.669Z", "feedbackId":"01000157c44f053b-61b59c11-9236-11e6-8f96-7be8aexample-000000", "reportingMTA":"dsn; mta.example.com" }, "mail":{ "timestamp":"2017-08-05T00:40:02.012Z", "source":"Sender Name <sender@example.com>", "sourceArn":"arn:aws:ses:us-east-1:123456789012:identity/sender@example.com", "sendingAccountId":"123456789012", "messageId":"EXAMPLE7c191be45-e9aedb9a-02f9-4d12-a87d-dd0099a07f8a-000000", "destination":[ "recipient@example.com" ], "headersTruncated":false, "headers":[ { "name":"From", "value":"Sender Name <sender@example.com>" }, { "name":"To", "value":"recipient@example.com" }, { "name":"Subject", "value":"Message sent from Amazon SES" }, { "name":"MIME-Version", "value":"1.0" }, { "name":"Content-Type", "value":"multipart/alternative; boundary=\"----=_Part_7307378_1629847660.1516840721503\"" } ], "commonHeaders":{ "from":[ "Sender Name <sender@example.com>" ], "to":[ "recipient@example.com" ], "messageId":"EXAMPLE7c191be45-e9aedb9a-02f9-4d12-a87d-dd0099a07f8a-000000", "subject":"Message sent from Amazon SES" }, "tags":{ "ses:configuration-set":[ "ConfigSet" ], "ses:source-ip":[ "192.0.2.0" ], "ses:from-domain":[ "example.com" ], "ses:caller-identity":[ "ses_user" ] } } }

Complaint Record

The following is an example of a complaint event record that Amazon SES publishes to Amazon SNS.

{ "eventType":"Complaint", "complaint": { "complainedRecipients":[ { "emailAddress":"recipient@example.com" } ], "timestamp":"2017-08-05T00:41:02.669Z", "feedbackId":"01000157c44f053b-61b59c11-9236-11e6-8f96-7be8aexample-000000", "userAgent":"Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 10.0; Win64; x64) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/60.0.3112.90 Safari/537.36", "complaintFeedbackType":"abuse", "arrivalDate":"2017-08-05T00:41:02.669Z" }, "mail":{ "timestamp":"2017-08-05T00:40:01.123Z", "source":"Sender Name <sender@example.com>", "sourceArn":"arn:aws:ses:us-east-1:123456789012:identity/sender@example.com", "sendingAccountId":"123456789012", "messageId":"EXAMPLE7c191be45-e9aedb9a-02f9-4d12-a87d-dd0099a07f8a-000000", "destination":[ "recipient@example.com" ], "headersTruncated":false, "headers":[ { "name":"From", "value":"Sender Name <sender@example.com>" }, { "name":"To", "value":"recipient@example.com" }, { "name":"Subject", "value":"Message sent from Amazon SES" }, { "name":"MIME-Version","value":"1.0" }, { "name":"Content-Type", "value":"multipart/alternative; boundary=\"----=_Part_7298998_679725522.1516840859643\"" } ], "commonHeaders":{ "from":[ "Sender Name <sender@example.com>" ], "to":[ "recipient@example.com" ], "messageId":"EXAMPLE7c191be45-e9aedb9a-02f9-4d12-a87d-dd0099a07f8a-000000", "subject":"Message sent from Amazon SES" }, "tags":{ "ses:configuration-set":[ "ConfigSet" ], "ses:source-ip":[ "192.0.2.0" ], "ses:from-domain":[ "example.com" ], "ses:caller-identity":[ "ses_user" ] } } }

Delivery Record

The following is an example of a delivery event record that Amazon SES publishes to Amazon SNS.

{ "eventType": "Delivery", "mail": { "timestamp": "2016-10-19T23:20:52.240Z", "source": "sender@example.com", "sourceArn": "arn:aws:ses:us-east-1:123456789012:identity/sender@example.com", "sendingAccountId": "123456789012", "messageId": "EXAMPLE7c191be45-e9aedb9a-02f9-4d12-a87d-dd0099a07f8a-000000", "destination": [ "recipient@example.com" ], "headersTruncated": false, "headers": [ { "name": "From", "value": "sender@example.com" }, { "name": "To", "value": "recipient@example.com" }, { "name": "Subject", "value": "Message sent from Amazon SES" }, { "name": "MIME-Version", "value": "1.0" }, { "name": "Content-Type", "value": "text/html; charset=UTF-8" }, { "name": "Content-Transfer-Encoding", "value": "7bit" } ], "commonHeaders": { "from": [ "sender@example.com" ], "to": [ "recipient@example.com" ], "messageId": "EXAMPLE7c191be45-e9aedb9a-02f9-4d12-a87d-dd0099a07f8a-000000", "subject": "Message sent from Amazon SES" }, "tags": { "ses:configuration-set": [ "ConfigSet" ], "ses:source-ip": [ "192.0.2.0" ], "ses:from-domain": [ "example.com" ], "ses:caller-identity": [ "ses_user" ], "ses:outgoing-ip": [ "192.0.2.0" ], "myCustomTag1": [ "myCustomTagValue1" ], "myCustomTag2": [ "myCustomTagValue2" ] } }, "delivery": { "timestamp": "2016-10-19T23:21:04.133Z", "processingTimeMillis": 11893, "recipients": [ "recipient@example.com" ], "smtpResponse": "250 2.6.0 Message received", "reportingMTA": "mta.example.com" } }

Send Email Record

The following is an example of a send event record that Amazon SES publishes to Amazon SNS.

{ "eventType": "Send", "mail": { "timestamp": "2016-10-14T05:02:16.645Z", "source": "sender@example.com", "sourceArn": "arn:aws:ses:us-east-1:123456789012:identity/sender@example.com", "sendingAccountId": "123456789012", "messageId": "EXAMPLE7c191be45-e9aedb9a-02f9-4d12-a87d-dd0099a07f8a-000000", "destination": [ "recipient@example.com" ], "headersTruncated": false, "headers": [ { "name": "From", "value": "sender@example.com" }, { "name": "To", "value": "recipient@example.com" }, { "name": "Subject", "value": "Message sent from Amazon SES" }, { "name": "MIME-Version", "value": "1.0" }, { "name": "Content-Type", "value": "multipart/mixed; boundary=\"----=_Part_0_716996660.1476421336341\"" }, { "name": "X-SES-MESSAGE-TAGS", "value": "myCustomTag1=myCustomTagValue1, myCustomTag2=myCustomTagValue2" } ], "commonHeaders": { "from": [ "sender@example.com" ], "to": [ "recipient@example.com" ], "messageId": "EXAMPLE7c191be45-e9aedb9a-02f9-4d12-a87d-dd0099a07f8a-000000", "subject": "Message sent from Amazon SES" }, "tags": { "ses:configuration-set": [ "ConfigSet" ], "ses:source-ip": [ "192.0.2.0" ], "ses:from-domain": [ "example.com" ], "ses:caller-identity": [ "ses_user" ], "myCustomTag1": [ "myCustomTagValue1" ], "myCustomTag2": [ "myCustomTagValue2" ] } }, "send": {} }

Reject Event Record

The following is an example of a reject event record that Amazon SES publishes to Amazon SNS.

{ "eventType": "Reject", "mail": { "timestamp": "2016-10-14T17:38:15.211Z", "source": "sender@example.com", "sourceArn": "arn:aws:ses:us-east-1:123456789012:identity/sender@example.com", "sendingAccountId": "123456789012", "messageId": "EXAMPLE7c191be45-e9aedb9a-02f9-4d12-a87d-dd0099a07f8a-000000", "destination": [ "sender@example.com" ], "headersTruncated": false, "headers": [ { "name": "From", "value": "sender@example.com" }, { "name": "To", "value": "recipient@example.com" }, { "name": "Subject", "value": "Message sent from Amazon SES" }, { "name": "MIME-Version", "value": "1.0" }, { "name": "Content-Type", "value": "multipart/mixed; boundary=\"qMm9M+Fa2AknHoGS\"" }, { "name": "X-SES-MESSAGE-TAGS", "value": "myCustomTag1=myCustomTagValue1, myCustomTag2=myCustomTagValue2" } ], "commonHeaders": { "from": [ "sender@example.com" ], "to": [ "recipient@example.com" ], "messageId": "EXAMPLE7c191be45-e9aedb9a-02f9-4d12-a87d-dd0099a07f8a-000000", "subject": "Message sent from Amazon SES" }, "tags": { "ses:configuration-set": [ "ConfigSet" ], "ses:source-ip": [ "192.0.2.0" ], "ses:from-domain": [ "example.com" ], "ses:caller-identity": [ "ses_user" ], "myCustomTag1": [ "myCustomTagValue1" ], "myCustomTag2": [ "myCustomTagValue2" ] } }, "reject": { "reason": "Bad content" } }

Open Event Record

The following is an example of an open event record that Amazon SES publishes to Amazon SNS.

{ "eventType": "Open", "mail": { "commonHeaders": { "from": [ "sender@example.com" ], "messageId": "EXAMPLE7c191be45-e9aedb9a-02f9-4d12-a87d-dd0099a07f8a-000000", "subject": "Message sent from Amazon SES", "to": [ "recipient@example.com" ] }, "destination": [ "recipient@example.com" ], "headers": [ { "name": "X-SES-CONFIGURATION-SET", "value": "ConfigSet" }, { "name": "From", "value": "sender@example.com" }, { "name": "To", "value": "recipient@example.com" }, { "name": "Subject", "value": "Message sent from Amazon SES" }, { "name": "MIME-Version", "value": "1.0" }, { "name": "Content-Type", "value": "multipart/alternative; boundary=\"XBoundary\"" } ], "headersTruncated": false, "messageId": "EXAMPLE7c191be45-e9aedb9a-02f9-4d12-a87d-dd0099a07f8a-000000", "sendingAccountId": "123456789012", "source": "sender@example.com", "tags": { "ses:caller-identity": [ "ses-user" ], "ses:configuration-set": [ "ConfigSet" ], "ses:from-domain": [ "example.com" ], "ses:source-ip": [ "192.0.2.0" ] }, "timestamp": "2017-08-09T21:59:49.927Z" }, "open": { "ipAddress": "192.0.2.1", "timestamp": "2017-08-09T22:00:19.652Z", "userAgent": "Mozilla/5.0 (iPhone; CPU iPhone OS 10_3_3 like Mac OS X) AppleWebKit/603.3.8 (KHTML, like Gecko) Mobile/14G60" } }

Click Event Record

The following is an example of a click event record that Amazon SES publishes to Amazon SNS.

{ "eventType": "Click", "click": { "ipAddress": "192.0.2.1", "link": "http://docs.aws.amazon.com/ses/latest/DeveloperGuide/send-email-smtp.html", "linkTags": { "samplekey0": [ "samplevalue0" ], "samplekey1": [ "samplevalue1" ] }, "timestamp": "2017-08-09T23:51:25.570Z", "userAgent": "Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 10.0; Win64; x64) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/60.0.3112.90 Safari/537.36" }, "mail": { "commonHeaders": { "from": [ "sender@example.com" ], "messageId": "EXAMPLE7c191be45-e9aedb9a-02f9-4d12-a87d-dd0099a07f8a-000000", "subject": "Message sent from Amazon SES", "to": [ "recipient@example.com" ] }, "destination": [ "recipient@example.com" ], "headers": [ { "name": "X-SES-CONFIGURATION-SET", "value": "ConfigSet" }, { "name": "From", "value": "sender@example.com" }, { "name": "To", "value": "recipient@example.com" }, { "name": "Subject", "value": "Message sent from Amazon SES" }, { "name": "MIME-Version", "value": "1.0" }, { "name": "Content-Type", "value": "multipart/alternative; boundary=\"XBoundary\"" }, { "name": "Message-ID", "value": "EXAMPLE7c191be45-e9aedb9a-02f9-4d12-a87d-dd0099a07f8a-000000" } ], "headersTruncated": false, "messageId": "EXAMPLE7c191be45-e9aedb9a-02f9-4d12-a87d-dd0099a07f8a-000000", "sendingAccountId": "123456789012", "source": "sender@example.com", "tags": { "ses:caller-identity": [ "ses_user" ], "ses:configuration-set": [ "ConfigSet" ], "ses:from-domain": [ "example.com" ], "ses:source-ip": [ "192.0.2.0" ] }, "timestamp": "2017-08-09T23:50:05.795Z" } }

Rendering Failure Event Record

The following is an example of a Rendering Failure event record that Amazon SES publishes to Amazon SNS.

{ "eventType":"Rendering Failure", "mail":{ "timestamp":"2018-01-22T18:43:06.197Z", "source":"sender@example.com", "sourceArn":"arn:aws:ses:us-east-1:123456789012:identity/sender@example.com", "sendingAccountId":"123456789012", "messageId":"EXAMPLE7c191be45-e9aedb9a-02f9-4d12-a87d-dd0099a07f8a-000000", "destination":[ "recipient@example.com" ], "headersTruncated":false, "tags":{ "ses:configuration-set":[ "ConfigSet" ] } }, "failure":{ "errorMessage":"Attribute 'attributeName' is not present in the rendering data.", "templateName":"MyTemplate" } }