ContextDefinition - Amazon Verified Permissions


Contains additional details about the context of the request. Verified Permissions evaluates this information in an authorization request as part of the when and unless clauses in a policy.

This data type is used as a request parameter for the IsAuthorized, BatchIsAuthorized, and IsAuthorizedWithToken operations.

Example: "context":{"contextMap":{"<KeyName1>":{"boolean":true},"<KeyName2>":{"long":1234}}}



In the following list, the required parameters are described first.


This data type is a UNION, so only one of the following members can be specified when used or returned.


An list of attributes that are needed to successfully evaluate an authorization request. Each attribute in this array must include a map of a data type and its value.

Example: "contextMap":{"<KeyName1>":{"boolean":true},"<KeyName2>":{"long":1234}}

Type: String to AttributeValue object map

Required: No

See Also

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