ListSecurityProfilesForTarget - Amazon IoT
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Lists the Device Defender security profiles attached to a target (thing group).

Requires permission to access the ListSecurityProfilesForTarget action.

Request Syntax

GET /security-profiles-for-target?maxResults=maxResults&nextToken=nextToken&recursive=recursive&securityProfileTargetArn=securityProfileTargetArn HTTP/1.1

URI Request Parameters

The request uses the following URI parameters.


The maximum number of results to return at one time.

Valid Range: Minimum value of 1. Maximum value of 250.


The token for the next set of results.


If true, return child groups too.


The ARN of the target (thing group) whose attached security profiles you want to get.

Required: Yes

Request Body

The request does not have a request body.

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 200 Content-type: application/json { "nextToken": "string", "securityProfileTargetMappings": [ { "securityProfileIdentifier": { "arn": "string", "name": "string" }, "target": { "arn": "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.


A token that can be used to retrieve the next set of results, or null if there are no additional results.

Type: String


A list of security profiles and their associated targets.

Type: Array of SecurityProfileTargetMapping objects



An unexpected error has occurred.

HTTP Status Code: 500


The request is not valid.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The specified resource does not exist.

HTTP Status Code: 404


The rate exceeds the limit.

HTTP Status Code: 400

See Also

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