Accessing Azure Key Vault by using x509 certificate authentication

Feng Li 20 Reputation points

Hi there, may i know if there is a way to use x509 certificate as authentication to access Azure Key Vault ?

Azure Key Vault
Azure Key Vault
An Azure service that is used to manage and protect cryptographic keys and other secrets used by cloud apps and services.
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Microsoft Entra ID
Microsoft Entra ID
A Microsoft Entra identity service that provides identity management and access control capabilities. Replaces Azure Active Directory.
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  1. Marcin Policht 15,620 Reputation points MVP

    Not directly. You have to authenticate by relying on Entra ID. But you can authenticate to Entra ID by using certificates. More at

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