[ aws . inspector ]



Describes the assessment targets that are specified by the ARNs of the assessment targets.

See also: AWS API Documentation

See ‘aws help’ for descriptions of global parameters.


--assessment-target-arns <value>
[--cli-input-json | --cli-input-yaml]
[--generate-cli-skeleton <value>]
[--cli-auto-prompt <value>]


--assessment-target-arns (list)

The ARNs that specifies the assessment targets that you want to describe.



"string" "string" ...

--cli-input-json | --cli-input-yaml (string) Reads arguments from the JSON string provided. The JSON string follows the format provided by --generate-cli-skeleton. If other arguments are provided on the command line, those values will override the JSON-provided values. It is not possible to pass arbitrary binary values using a JSON-provided value as the string will be taken literally. This may not be specified along with --cli-input-yaml.

--generate-cli-skeleton (string) Prints a JSON skeleton to standard output without sending an API request. If provided with no value or the value input, prints a sample input JSON that can be used as an argument for --cli-input-json. Similarly, if provided yaml-input it will print a sample input YAML that can be used with --cli-input-yaml. If provided with the value output, it validates the command inputs and returns a sample output JSON for that command.

--cli-auto-prompt (boolean) Automatically prompt for CLI input parameters.

See ‘aws help’ for descriptions of global parameters.


To describe assessment targets

The following describe-assessment-targets command describes the assessment target with the ARN of arn:aws:inspector:us-west-2:123456789012:target/0-0kFIPusq:

aws inspector describe-assessment-targets --assessment-target-arns arn:aws:inspector:us-west-2:123456789012:target/0-0kFIPusq


      "assessmentTargets": [
              "arn": "arn:aws:inspector:us-west-2:123456789012:target/0-0kFIPusq",
              "createdAt": 1458074191.459,
              "name": "ExampleAssessmentTarget",
              "resourceGroupArn": "arn:aws:inspector:us-west-2:123456789012:resourcegroup/0-PyGXopAI",
              "updatedAt": 1458074191.459
      "failedItems": {}

For more information, see Amazon Inspector Assessment Targets in the Amazon Inspector guide.


assessmentTargets -> (list)

Information about the assessment targets.


Contains information about an Amazon Inspector application. This data type is used as the response element in the DescribeAssessmentTargets action.

arn -> (string)

The ARN that specifies the Amazon Inspector assessment target.

name -> (string)

The name of the Amazon Inspector assessment target.

resourceGroupArn -> (string)

The ARN that specifies the resource group that is associated with the assessment target.

createdAt -> (timestamp)

The time at which the assessment target is created.

updatedAt -> (timestamp)

The time at which UpdateAssessmentTarget is called.

failedItems -> (map)

Assessment target details that cannot be described. An error code is provided for each failed item.

key -> (string)

value -> (structure)

Includes details about the failed items.

failureCode -> (string)

The status code of a failed item.

retryable -> (boolean)

Indicates whether you can immediately retry a request for this item for a specified resource.