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From Shekhar Sharma <shekhar2...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Securing secrets for S3 FileSystems in DistCp
Date Tue, 03 May 2016 12:46:09 GMT
Have u used  IAM (identity  access management ) roles ?
On 3 May 2016 18:11, "Elliot West" <teabot@gmail.com> wrote:

> Hello,
> We're currently using DistCp and S3 FileSystems to move data from a
> vanilla Apache Hadoop cluster to S3. We've been concerned about exposing
> our AWS secrets on our shared, on-premise cluster. As  a work-around we've
> patched DistCp to load these secrets from a JCEKS keystore. This seems to
> work quite well, however we're not comfortable on relying on a DistCp fork.
> What is the usual approach to achieve this with DistCp and is there a
> feature or practice that we've overlooked? If not, might there be value in
> us raising a JIRA ticket and submitting a patch for DistCp to include this
> secure keystore functionality?
> Thanks - Elliot.

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