Secrets

ENTERPRISE

Using the Secrets page

You can manage secrets and certificates from the Secrets page.

Secrets Figure 1 - Secrets page

For complete details on creating and managing Secrets, see the Secrets documentation.

IMPORTANT: The maximum file size for a secret is approximately 1 MB, subtracting approximately 1 KB for the secret store metadata.

Creating key-value pair secrets

  1. Log in to the DC/OS UI as a user with the dcos:superuser permission.

  2. Open the Secrets tab.

  3. Click the + icon in the top right.

    New Secret

    Figure 2. New Secret icon

  4. In the ID box, provide the name of your secret and its path, if any.

  5. Type or paste the secret into the Value box.

    Secret ID/Value Fields

    Figure 3. Creating a new Secret

  6. Click Create.

Creating secrets from a file

This procedure describes how to use a file to create a secret using the DC/OS web interface.

  1. Log in to the DC/OS UI as a user with the dcos:superuser permission.

  2. Click the Secrets tab on the left hand navigation menu.

  3. Click the + icon in the top right.

    New Secret

    Figure 4. Secrets screen

    If you have no current secrets, a Create Secret screen will be displayed. Click on the Create Secret button.

    Create Secret

    Figure 5. Create Secret button

  4. In the ID box, provide the name of your secret and its path, if any.

    Create New Secret

    Figure 6. Create New Secret dialog

  5. Select File as Type.

  6. Click Choose File.

  7. Find and select the file you wish to create a secret from.

  8. Click Create Secret.

Returning to the Secrets screen, you can see that your secret has been deployed.

Secret deployed Figure 7. Secret deployed