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client.pem private key must be encrypted or password protected

The chef client.pem is in clear text which could be a security issue as all private key must be encrypted or password protected. Also the keys are non-rotating which should have defined lifetime and auto rotating

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  • Nov 20 2019
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  • Lamont Granquist commented
    10 Dec, 2019 10:47pm

    Where should the decryption password be stored for the client to use?