Announcing HashiCorp Vault 1.2

We are excited to announce the public availability of HashiCorp Vault 1.2. Vault is a tool to provide secrets management, data encryption, and identity management for any infrastructure and application. Vault 1.2 is focused on supporting new architectures for automated credential and cryptographic key management at a global, highly-distributed scale. This release introduces new mechanisms […]

Effective Secrets with Vault and Kubernetes

Kubernetes is the de facto standard for container orchestration and Vault by HashiCorp is the de facto standard for secrets management. Now the question is: how do you combine those technologies so that you can use secrets from your central Vault instance in your Kubernetes applications? One solution would be to use the AppRole auth […]

Vault 1.1

The release also includes additional new features, secure workflow enhancements, general improvements, and bug fixes. The Vault 1.1 changelog provides a full list of features, enhancements, and bug fixes. Vault agent now supports client-side caching of leased secrets. An agent may now cache a response to a token managed client-side via auto auth. This allows […]

HashiCorp Vault 1.0

Today we are excited to announce the public availability of HashiCorp Vault 1.0. Vault is a tool to manage secrets and protect sensitive data for any infrastructure and application. Vault 1.0 is focused on renovating Vault’s infrastructure to support high performance, scalable workloads. The 1.0 release of Vault includes significant new functionality including: Batch Tokens: […]

Running Vault and Consul on Kubernetes

In the following tutorial we’ll walk you through provisioning a highly-available Hashicorp Vault and Consul cluster on Kubernetes with TLS. This is an intermediate-level tutorial. It assumes that you have basic working knowledge of Vault, Consul, Docker, and Kubernetes. Minikube is a tool used to run a single-node Kubernetes cluster locally. It’s designed to get […]