AWS Secrets Manager
User Guide

AWS Secrets Manager Tutorials

Use the tutorials in this section to learn how to perform tasks using AWS Secrets Manager.

Tutorial: Storing and Retrieving a Secret

Get up and running with step-by-step instructions to create a secret and then retrieve it.

Tutorial: Rotating a Secret for an AWS Database

Create a secret for an Amazon RDS MySQL database. Then rotate the secret that's used to access the database, and configure it to rotate on a schedule.

Tutorial: Rotating a User Secret with a Master Secret

Use the previous tutorial's secret as a master secret that can rotate a separate user secret for an Amazon RDS MySQL database. Then rotate the user secret by signing in as the master secret and alternating users.