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EnvKey vs Strongbox: What are the differences?

Developers describe EnvKey as "Protect API keys and credentials. Keep config in sync everywhere. Integrate in minutes". Securely store config and manage access in an end-to-end encrypted, auto-syncing desktop app. Connect your apps in minutes in any language with an environment variable and a line or two of code. On the other hand, Strongbox is detailed as "A secret manager for AWS". Strongbox is a CLI/GUI and SDK to manage, store, and retrieve secrets (access tokens, encryption keys, private certificates, etc). Strongbox is a client-side convenience layer on top of AWS KMS, DynamoDB and IAM. It manages the AWS resources for you and configure them in a secure way.

EnvKey and Strongbox belong to "Secrets Management" category of the tech stack.

EnvKey and Strongbox are both open source tools. Strongbox with 244 GitHub stars and 21 forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than EnvKey with 70 GitHub stars and 5 GitHub forks.

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    What is EnvKey?

    Securely store config and manage access in an end-to-end encrypted, auto-syncing desktop app. Connect your apps in minutes in any language with an environment variable and a line or two of code.

    What is Strongbox?

    Strongbox is a CLI/GUI and SDK to manage, store, and retrieve secrets (access tokens, encryption keys, private certificates, etc). Strongbox is a client-side convenience layer on top of AWS KMS, DynamoDB and IAM. It manages the AWS resources for you and configure them in a secure way.

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      What are some alternatives to EnvKey and Strongbox?
      Vault
      Vault is a tool for securely accessing secrets. A secret is anything that you want to tightly control access to, such as API keys, passwords, certificates, and more. Vault provides a unified interface to any secret, while providing tight access control and recording a detailed audit log.
      AWS Secrets Manager
      AWS Secrets Manager helps you protect secrets needed to access your applications, services, and IT resources. The service enables you to easily rotate, manage, and retrieve database credentials, API keys, and other secrets throughout their lifecycle.
      Docker Secrets
      A container native solution that strengthens the Trusted Delivery component of container security by integrating secret distribution directly into the container platform.
      Doppler
      Stop struggling with scattered environment variables, hacking together home-brewed tools, and avoiding access controls. Keep your team and servers in sync with Doppler.
      Keywhiz
      Keywhiz is a secret management and distribution service that is now available for everyone. Keywhiz helps us with infrastructure secrets, including TLS certificates and keys, GPG keyrings, symmetric keys, database credentials, API tokens, and SSH keys for external services — and even some non-secrets like TLS trust stores. Automation with Keywhiz allows us to seamlessly distribute and generate the necessary secrets for our services, which provides a consistent and secure environment, and ultimately helps us ship faster.
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