PutEncryptionConfig - AWS X-Ray


Updates the encryption configuration for X-Ray data.

Request Syntax

POST /PutEncryptionConfig HTTP/1.1 Content-type: application/json { "KeyId": "string", "Type": "string" }

URI Request Parameters

The request does not use any URI parameters.

Request Body

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.


An AWS KMS key in one of the following formats:

  • Alias - The name of the key. For example, alias/MyKey.

  • Key ID - The KMS key ID of the key. For example, ae4aa6d49-a4d8-9df9-a475-4ff6d7898456. AWS X-Ray does not support asymmetric KMS keys.

  • ARN - The full Amazon Resource Name of the key ID or alias. For example, arn:aws:kms:us-east-2:123456789012:key/ae4aa6d49-a4d8-9df9-a475-4ff6d7898456. Use this format to specify a key in a different account.

Omit this key if you set Type to NONE.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 3000.

Required: No


The type of encryption. Set to KMS to use your own key for encryption. Set to NONE for default encryption.

Type: String

Valid Values: NONE | KMS

Required: Yes

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 200 Content-type: application/json { "EncryptionConfig": { "KeyId": "string", "Status": "string", "Type": "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.


The new encryption configuration.

Type: EncryptionConfig object


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


The request is missing required parameters or has invalid parameters.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The request exceeds the maximum number of requests per second.

HTTP Status Code: 429

See Also

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