AWS Instance Identity

Attest that a command was executed on an AWS instance you trust

The AWS (Amazon Web Services) Instance Identity Attestor communicates with the AWS Instance Metadata to collect information about the AWS instance Witness on which executing. The document signature is verified with the AWS RSA public certificate available here. This verification method currently does not work for the Hong Kong, Bahrain, Cape Town, Milan, China, or GovCloud regions.


Subject Description
instanceid The ID of the AWS instance where Witness was executed
accountid ID of the account that owns the AWS instance
imageid ID of the AMI (Amazon Machine Image) the instance was running at time of execution
privateip IP address of the instance at time of execution
Last modified May 10, 2022: update descriptions for docs (39f6d72)