Crypto Tools for DevOps

This past month, we’ve covered four different crypto tools for devops, how developers can use them, and potential drawbacks intrinsic to each approach.

Crypto Tools for DevOps: git-crypt

The key advantage of using git-crypt is that your protected data stays alongside the code that uses it. You don’t need to configure or manage additional infrastructure.

Crypto Tools for DevOps: HashiCorp Vault

HashiCorp Vault is a tool for managing much more than simple secrets. Vault also supports revoking keys, regenerating credentials, auditing access, and “leasing” credentials for a limited period of time.