operator rotate rotates the underlying encryption key which is used to
secure data written to the storage backend. This installs a new key in the key
ring. This new key is used to encrypted new data, while older keys in the ring
are used to decrypt older data.
This is an online operation and does not cause downtime. This command is run per-cluster (not per-server), since Vault servers in HA mode share the same storage backend.
Rotate Vault's encryption key:
$ vault operator rotate
Key Term 3
Install Time 01 May 17 10:30 UTC
The following flags are available in addition to the standard set of flags included on all commands.
(string: "table")- Print the output in the given format. Valid formats are "table", "json", or "yaml". This can also be specified via the