- AWS Code Sample demonstrates how to create a secret for AWS Secrets Manager.

/* * Copyright, Inc. or its affiliates. All Rights Reserved. * * Licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License"). * You may not use this file except in compliance with the License. * A copy of the License is located at * * * * or in the "license" file accompanying this file. This file is distributed * on an "AS IS" BASIS, WITHOUT WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, either * express or implied. See the License for the specific language governing * permissions and limitations under the License. */ package com.example.secrets; import; import; import; import; import; public class CreateSecret { public static void main(String[] args) { final String USAGE = "\n" + "To run this example, supply the name of the secret (for example, tutorials/MyFirstSecret), and the secret value. \n" + "\n" + "Ex: GetSecretValue <secretName><secretValue>\n"; if (args.length < 2) { System.out.println(USAGE); System.exit(1); } /* Read the name from command args */ String secretName = args[0]; String secretValue= args[1]; Region region = Region.US_EAST_1; SecretsManagerClient secretsClient = SecretsManagerClient.builder() .region(region) .build(); String secretARN = createNewSecret(secretsClient, secretName, secretValue); System.out.println("The secret Amazon Resource Name (ARN) is "+ secretARN); } public static String createNewSecret( SecretsManagerClient secretsClient, String secretName, String secretValue) { try { CreateSecretRequest secretRequest = CreateSecretRequest.builder() .name(secretName) .description("This secret was created by the AWS Secrets Manager Java API") .secretString(secretValue) .build(); CreateSecretResponse secretResponse = secretsClient.createSecret(secretRequest); return secretResponse.arn(); } catch (SecretsManagerException e) { System.err.println(e.awsErrorDetails().errorMessage()); System.exit(1); } return ""; } }

Sample Details

Service: AWS Secrets Manager

Last tested: 9/3/2020

Author: scmacdon AWS

Type: full-example