Queries all secrets created by your Alibaba Cloud account in the current region.

This operation returns the metadata information stored in secret objects and does not return encrypted secret values.


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Request parameters

Parameter Type Required Example Description
Action String Yes ListSecrets

The operation that you want to perform. Set the value to ListSecrets.

FetchTags String No false

Specifies whether to return the resource tags of the secrets. Valid values:

  • true: The resource tags are returned.
  • false: The resource tags are not returned. This is the default value.
PageNumber Integer No 1

The number of the page to return.

Pages start from page 1.

Default value: 1.

PageSize Integer No 10

The number of entries to return on each page.

Valid values: 1 to 100.

Default value: 10.

Filters String No [{"Key":"SecretName", "Values":["$Val1","$Val2"]}]

The secret filter. The filter consists of one key-values pair.

  • Key
    • Description: the property that you want to filter.
    • Type: string.
    • Valid values:
      • SecretName: the secret name.
      • Description: the description of the secret.
      • TagKey: the tag key
      • TagValue: the tag value
  • Values
    • Description: the value to be included after filtering.
    • Type: string.
    • Length: 0 to 10.
    • Valid values:
      • When Key is set to SecretName, the value must be 1 to 192 characters in length and can contain letters, digits, and special characters_ / + = @ -.
      • When Key is set to Description, the value must be 1 to 256 characters in length.
      • When Key is set to TagKey, the value must be 1 to 256 characters in length and can contain letters, digits, and special characters/ _ - + =@: .
      • When Key is set to TagValue, the value must be 1 to 256 characters in length and can contain letters, numbers, and special characters/ _ - + =@: .

The logical relationship between values for a key is OR. Example: [ {"Key":"SecretName", "Values":["sec1","sec2"]}]. In this example, the semantics are:(secretname=sec 1OR secretname=sec 2)

Response parameters

Parameter Type Example Description
PageNumber Integer 1

The page number of the returned page.

PageSize Integer 10

The number of entries returned per page.

RequestId String e8818e65-5c5b-4a0e-a571-8f50b59920a7

The ID of the request.

SecretList Array of Secret

The list of secrets.

CreateTime String 2020-02-21T01:24:45Z

The time when a secret was created.

PlannedDeleteTime String 2020-03-21T01:24:45Z

The time when a secret is scheduled to be deleted.

SecretName String secret001

The name of a secret.

Tags Array of Tag

The resource tags of secrets. If the request parameter FetchTags is set to false, this parameter is not returned.

TagKey String key1

The key of a resource tag.

TagValue String val1

The value of a resource tag.

UpdateTime String 2020-02-21T15:22:45Z

The time when a secret was updated.

TotalCount Integer 20

The number of returned secrets.


Sample requests

ttps://kms.cn-hangzhou.aliyuncs.com/? Action=ListSecrets
&Filters=[{"Key":"SecretName", "Values":["$Val1","$Val2"]}]
&<Common request parameters>

Sample success responses

XML format


JSON format

    "SecretList": {
        "Secret": [
                "SecretName": "secret001",
                "CreateTime": "2020-02-21T01:24:45Z",
                "UpdateTime": "2020-02-21T01:24:45Z",
                "Tags": {
                    "Tag": []
                "SecretName": "secret004",
                "CreateTime": "2020-02-21T15:22:45Z",
                "UpdateTime": "2020-02-21T15:22:45Z",
                "Tags": {
                    "Tag": [
                            "TagKey": "key1",
                            "TagValue": "val1"
                            "TagKey": "key2",
                            "TagValue": "val2"
    "RequestId": "edbdc10d-3bcb-4690-95cb-3bf5664e1f02",
    "PageNumber": 1,
    "PageSize": 10,
    "TotalCount": 2

Error codes

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