UpdateSubscription - AWS Shield Advanced


Updates the details of an existing subscription. Only enter values for parameters you want to change. Empty parameters are not updated.


For accounts that are members of an AWS Organizations organization, Shield Advanced subscriptions are billed against the organization's payer account, regardless of whether the payer account itself is subscribed.

Request Syntax

{ "AutoRenew": "string" }

Request Parameters

For information about the parameters that are common to all actions, see Common Parameters.

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.


When you initally create a subscription, AutoRenew is set to ENABLED. If ENABLED, the subscription will be automatically renewed at the end of the existing subscription period. You can change this by submitting an UpdateSubscription request. If the UpdateSubscription request does not included a value for AutoRenew, the existing value for AutoRenew remains unchanged.

Type: String


Required: No

Response Elements

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


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


Exception that indicates that a problem occurred with the service infrastructure. You can retry the request.

HTTP Status Code: 500


Exception that indicates that the parameters passed to the API are invalid. If available, this exception includes details in additional properties.

HTTP Status Code: 400


You are trying to update a subscription that has not yet completed the 1-year commitment. You can change the AutoRenew parameter during the last 30 days of your subscription. This exception indicates that you are attempting to change AutoRenew prior to that period.

HTTP Status Code: 400


Exception that indicates that the resource state has been modified by another client. Retrieve the resource and then retry your request.

HTTP Status Code: 400


Exception indicating the specified resource does not exist. If available, this exception includes details in additional properties.

HTTP Status Code: 400

See Also

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