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Manage Sensitive Config Data with Kubernetes Secrets
Kubernetes Secrets are a great way to store sensitive configuration data without keeping it in plain text. This lab will provide some practice in working with Secrets and passing sensitive data to containers at runtime.
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Retrieve the Old Database Password from the Existing Secret
The existing Secret
db-passis in the
usersnamespace. Retrieve the password and save it in a file located at
Change the Secret To Use the New Password
Change the password stored in the
db-passSecret to the new password. The new password is
You will need to re-create the Pod for the changes to take effect. The Pod is in the
usersnamespace and is called
users-api. You can find a manifest for this Pod in
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