Hashicorp Vault plugin for Quorum
The Hashicorp Vault plugin enables the storage of Quorum account private keys in a Hashicorp Vault KV v2 secret engine.
It can be used with Quorum or
Using the Hashicorp Vault plugin offers several benefits:
Account private keys are stored in a Hashicorp Vault which can be deployed on separate infrastructure to the node
Vault allows for fine-grained access control to secrets
Quorum will automatically download the plugin from bintray at startup.
Alternatively, the plugin can be downloaded or built manually and added to the
make cp build/dist/quorum-account-plugin-hashicorp-vault-<version>.zip /path/to/baseDir
See docs/quickstart-example for a step-by-step walkthrough of how to set up and use Vault for Quorum account management.
See docs/configuration for complete documentation of the configuration options.
See docs/creating-accounts for details on creating Vault-stored accounts.
See docs/faq for additional info on various items.