Introduction to sealed secrets in Kubernetes

Reading Time: 4 minutes In this blog we will learn about secrets management in Kubernetes. This will be a descriptive blog and it will be followed by a practical implementation of sealed secrets in the upcoming blog. We will know how sealed secrets will help us follow the Gitops approach where secret manifests can be safely stored in a GitHub repository post encryption. What is Kubernetes? Kubernetes is an Continue Reading

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Using sealed secrets in Kubernetes

Reading Time: 3 minutes This is a practical implementation of the previous blog: Introduction to Sealed Secrets in Kubernetes.In this blog, we will create secrets in Kubernetes with the help of sealed secrets. Pre-requisites: Install kubeseal Kubeseal is a CLI tool that seals a secret with the help of the controller’s public key and creates a CRD for the sealed secret. wget https://github.com/bitnami-labs/sealed-secrets/releases/download/v0.19.2/kubeseal-0.19.2-linux-amd64.tar.gz tar -xvzf kubeseal-0.19.2-linux-amd64.tar.gz install -m 755 Continue Reading