What features does Azure Key Vault have?

Below are the top features of Azure Key Vault.

  • Azure Key Vault protects keys and secrets with HSMs or software appliances. Both Azure Services and the customer can access the keys and secrets that are stored.
  • Azure Key Vault is FIPS 140-2 Level 2 compliant and only supports asymmetric keys. It also supports RSA keys of sizes 2048, 3072 and 4096and Elliptic Curve key types P-256, P-384, P-521, and P-256K (SECP256K1).
  • Azure Key Vault supports customer managed keys and manages tokens, passwords, certificates, API keys, and other secrets.