Universal Secrets Connector

While Akeyless is built to internally store, manage, and protect your secrets, it can also be used to manage secrets stored on other Secret Management services like AWS, GCP, Azure, or Kubernetes (K8s). This can be done by creating a Universal Secrets Connector (USC), that utilizes Targets in order to create local "windows" into the related services, effectively letting you manage them indirectly.

After connecting to your Universal Secrets source, you will be able to manage them from Akeyless, including viewing, adding, updating, and deleting secrets. The exact secret information that can be displayed in Akeyless varies between providers according to their unique attributes.

Akeyless currently supports creating Universal Secrets Connectors for the following services:


Check out our tutorial video on Universal Secrets Connectors.