Route53 / Client / deactivate_key_signing_key



Deactivates a key-signing key (KSK) so that it will not be used for signing by DNSSEC. This operation changes the KSK status to INACTIVE.

See also: AWS API Documentation

Request Syntax

response = client.deactivate_key_signing_key(
  • HostedZoneId (string) –


    A unique string used to identify a hosted zone.

  • Name (string) –


    A string used to identify a key-signing key (KSK).

Return type:



Response Syntax

    'ChangeInfo': {
        'Id': 'string',
        'Status': 'PENDING'|'INSYNC',
        'SubmittedAt': datetime(2015, 1, 1),
        'Comment': 'string'

Response Structure

  • (dict) –

    • ChangeInfo (dict) –

      A complex type that describes change information about changes made to your hosted zone.

      • Id (string) –

        This element contains an ID that you use when performing a GetChange action to get detailed information about the change.

      • Status (string) –

        The current state of the request. PENDING indicates that this request has not yet been applied to all Amazon Route 53 DNS servers.

      • SubmittedAt (datetime) –

        The date and time that the change request was submitted in ISO 8601 format and Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). For example, the value 2017-03-27T17:48:16.751Z represents March 27, 2017 at 17:48:16.751 UTC.

      • Comment (string) –

        A comment you can provide.


  • Route53.Client.exceptions.ConcurrentModification

  • Route53.Client.exceptions.NoSuchKeySigningKey

  • Route53.Client.exceptions.InvalidKeySigningKeyStatus

  • Route53.Client.exceptions.InvalidSigningStatus

  • Route53.Client.exceptions.KeySigningKeyInUse

  • Route53.Client.exceptions.KeySigningKeyInParentDSRecord

  • Route53.Client.exceptions.InvalidInput