Policies provide a declarative way to grant or forbid access to certain paths and operations in Vault. This tutorial walks through policy creation workflows.
Write a policy using API documentation
Learn the language of Vault policies and how to compose them using API documentation.
Write a policy using audit logs
Learn the language of Vault policies and how to compose them using Vault's audit logs.
ACL policy path templating
As of 0.11, ACL policies support templating to allow non-static policy paths.
Vault Enterprise supports Sentinel to provide a rich set of access control
functionality. This tutorial walks through the creation and use of role
governing policies (RGPs) and endpoint governing policies (EGPs).
Sentinel HTTP import
Learn about the Sentinel HTTP import, which enables use of HTTP-accessible data from outside the runtime. Explore related Vault server configuration and create an example Endpoint Governing Policy.
Sentinel policy examples
Learn how to write Sentinel policies in Vault Enterprise to ensure specific secrets adhere to certain formats, including policies for ZIP codes, state codes, AWS keys, and Azure credentials.
Vault Enterprise has support for control group authorization which adds
additional authorization factors to be required before satisfying a request.
User configurable password generation for secret engines
Learn how to configure how passwords are generated for secret engines.