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AWS Secrets Manager

AWS Secrets Manager Secret

Configuration templates to create a secret using AWS Secrets Manager including options for cross-region replication, random password generation and custom KMS keys for encryption

The following settings are available for configuration:

  • Secret Settings – configure the name, description, and encryption keys for the secret (including optionally creating a new KMS key).
  • Replication – add regions to create replicas for the secret
  • Secret Content – choose to generate a random string at the time of secret creation or provide a predetermined value (not recommended)
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AWSTemplateFormatVersion: "2010-09-09"
Description: ""
    Type: "AWS::SecretsManager::Secret"
      KmsKeyId: "alias/aws/secretsmanager"
        ExcludeLowercase: false
        ExcludeNumbers: false
        ExcludePunctuation: false
        ExcludeUppercase: false
        PasswordLength: 32
Parameters: {}
Metadata: {}
Conditions: {}


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