Using AWS Private Certificate Authority certificates to secure access to Kubernetes Helm Image

Using AWS Private Certificate Authority certificates to secure access to Kubernetes Helm

Helm is the Kubernetes package manager and a popular tool to use to deploy services onto Kubernetes. Helm recently became a top-level Cloud Native Computing Foundation Project which is sure to increase its popularity even more. While Helm simplifies the deployment of services onto Kubernetes, the security of the default configuration leaves something to be desired. In this blog post Joe Keegan, BlueChipTek Lead Cloud Services Architect, will show how you can utilize AWS Private Certificate Authority (PCA) to issue TLS certificates that can be used to secure access to Helm.