Method: projects.locations.keyRings.cryptoKeys.create

Create a new CryptoKey within a KeyRing.

CryptoKey.purpose is required.

HTTP request

POST https://cloudkms.googleapis.com/v1/{parent=projects/*/locations/*/keyRings/*}/cryptoKeys

The URL uses Google API HTTP annotation syntax.

Path parameters

Parameters
parent

string

Required. The name of the KeyRing associated with the CryptoKeys.

Authorization requires the following Google IAM permission on the specified resource parent:

  • cloudkms.cryptoKeys.create

Query parameters

Parameters
cryptoKeyId

string

Required. It must be unique within a KeyRing and match the regular expression [a-zA-Z0-9_-]{1,63}

Request body

The request body contains an instance of CryptoKey.

Response body

If successful, the response body contains a newly created instance of CryptoKey.

Authorization Scopes

Requires one of the following OAuth scopes:

  • https://www.googleapis.com/auth/cloudkms
  • https://www.googleapis.com/auth/cloud-platform

For more information, see the Auth Guide.

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