Creates an assessment report for the specified assessment.

See also: AWS API Documentation

Request Syntax

response = client.create_assessment_report(
  • name (string) --


    The name of the new assessment report.

  • description (string) -- The description of the assessment report.
  • assessmentId (string) --


    The identifier for the assessment.

  • queryStatement (string) --

    A SQL statement that represents an evidence finder query.

    Provide this parameter when you want to generate an assessment report from the results of an evidence finder search query. When you use this parameter, Audit Manager generates a one-time report using only the evidence from the query output. This report does not include any assessment evidence that was manually added to a report using the console, or associated with a report using the API.

    To use this parameter, the enablementStatus of evidence finder must be ENABLED .

    For examples and help resolving queryStatement validation exceptions, see Troubleshooting evidence finder issues in the Audit Manager User Guide.

Return type



Response Syntax

    'assessmentReport': {
        'id': 'string',
        'name': 'string',
        'description': 'string',
        'awsAccountId': 'string',
        'assessmentId': 'string',
        'assessmentName': 'string',
        'author': 'string',
        'status': 'COMPLETE'|'IN_PROGRESS'|'FAILED',
        'creationTime': datetime(2015, 1, 1)

Response Structure

  • (dict) --

    • assessmentReport (dict) --

      The new assessment report that the CreateAssessmentReport API returned.

      • id (string) --

        The unique identifier for the assessment report.

      • name (string) --

        The name that's given to the assessment report.

      • description (string) --

        The description of the specified assessment report.

      • awsAccountId (string) --

        The identifier for the specified Amazon Web Services account.

      • assessmentId (string) --

        The identifier for the specified assessment.

      • assessmentName (string) --

        The name of the associated assessment.

      • author (string) --

        The name of the user who created the assessment report.

      • status (string) --

        The current status of the specified assessment report.

      • creationTime (datetime) --

        Specifies when the assessment report was created.


  • AuditManager.Client.exceptions.ValidationException
  • AuditManager.Client.exceptions.AccessDeniedException
  • AuditManager.Client.exceptions.InternalServerException
  • AuditManager.Client.exceptions.ResourceNotFoundException