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API Management uses a managed identity#

Security · API Management · Azure.APIM.ManagedIdentity

Configure managed identities to access Azure resources.

Description#

API Management must authenticate to access Azure resources such as Key Vault. Use Key Vault to store certificates and secrets used within API Management.

Recommendation#

Consider configuring a managed identity for each API Management instance. Also consider using managed identities to authenticate to related Azure services.


Last update: 2021-09-24