AWS Secrets Manager vs Keywhiz: What are the differences?
AWS Secrets Manager: Store, Distribute, and Rotate Credentials Securely. AWS Secrets Manager helps you protect secrets needed to access your applications, services, and IT resources. The service enables you to easily rotate, manage, and retrieve database credentials, API keys, and other secrets throughout their lifecycle; Keywhiz: A system for distributing and managing secrets. Keywhiz is a secret management and distribution service that is now available for everyone. Keywhiz helps us with infrastructure secrets, including TLS certificates and keys, GPG keyrings, symmetric keys, database credentials, API tokens, and SSH keys for external services — and even some non-secrets like TLS trust stores. Automation with Keywhiz allows us to seamlessly distribute and generate the necessary secrets for our services, which provides a consistent and secure environment, and ultimately helps us ship faster.
AWS Secrets Manager and Keywhiz can be primarily classified as "Secrets Management" tools.
Keywhiz is an open source tool with 2.09K GitHub stars and 166 GitHub forks. Here's a link to Keywhiz's open source repository on GitHub.