Posted On: Apr 26, 2023

AWS Secrets Manager is now available in the AWS Secret region. AWS Secrets Manager is a secrets management service that helps you protect access to your applications, services, and IT resources. This service enables you to easily rotate, manage, and retrieve database credentials, API keys, and other secrets throughout their lifecycle. Using Secrets Manager, you can secure, audit, and manage secrets used to access resources in the AWS Cloud, on third-party services, and on-premises.

With Secrets Manager, you can easily rotate secrets, such as database credentials, using built-in integration for Amazon RDS and Amazon Redshift. You can also combine Secrets Manager with AWS Lambda to meet your custom rotation needs, such as rotating third-party API keys and credentials for legacy applications. Users and applications retrieve the latest version of secrets with a call to Secrets Manager APIs, eliminating the need to hardcode sensitive information in plain text. In addition, Secrets Manager enables you to control access to secrets using fine-grained permissions. Secrets Manager offers pay as you go pricing.

The content in this post is for informational purposes only. For more information on AWS Secrets Manager in the Secret cloud, please contact us at aws-secret-region-interest@amazon.com.