Dapr integrates with secret stores to provide apps and other components with secure store and access to secrets such as access keys and passwords.. Each secret store component has a name and this name is used when accessing a secret.
Secret stores are extensible and can be found in the components-contrib repo.
A secret store in Dapr is described using a
apiVersion: dapr.io/v1alpha1 kind: Component metadata: name: secretstore namespace: default spec: type: secretstores.<NAME> version: v1 metadata: - name: <KEY> value: <VALUE> - name: <KEY> value: <VALUE> ...
The type of secret store is determined by the
type field, and things like connection strings and other metadata are put in the
Visit this guide for instructions on configuring a secret store component.