List and Create Keys

How to list and create Ranger Key Management Service (KMS) keys.

List existing keys

  1. Log in to Ranger as the Ranger KMS admin user.
  2. Click Encryption in the top menu to display the Key Management page.
  3. Use the Select Service box to select a Ranger KMS service. The keys for the service appear.

Create a new key

  1. Click Add New Key.
  2. On the Key Detail page, add a valid key name.
  3. Specify a cipher. Ranger KMS supports AES/CTR/NoPadding as the cipher suite.
  4. Specify the key length: 128 or 256 bits.
  5. Add other attributes as needed, then click Save.