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09 Mar 2020

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Mitchell Hashimoto
  • HashiCorp


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1.3.3 | Updated: 09 Mar 2020



Downloads of v 1.3.3:



Software Author(s):

  • Mitchell Hashimoto
  • HashiCorp

Vault 1.3.3

This is not the latest version of Vault available.

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To install Vault, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade Vault, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall Vault, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


NOTE: This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Enter your internal repository url

(this should look similar to

4. Choose your deployment method:

choco upgrade vault -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:

choco upgrade vault -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'"

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure vault installed
    name: vault
    state: present
    version: 1.3.3
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

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chocolatey_package 'vault' do
  action    :install
  version  '1.3.3'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: vault,
    Version: 1.3.3,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller vault
   Name     = 'vault'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '1.3.3'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'vault':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '1.3.3',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install vault version="1.3.3" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

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This package was approved by moderator flcdrg on 18 Mar 2020.


Vault is a tool for securely accessing secrets. A secret is anything that you want to tightly control access to, such as API keys, passwords, certificates, and more. Vault provides a unified interface to any secret, while providing tight access control and recording a detailed audit log.

A modern system requires access to a multitude of secrets: database credentials, API keys for external services, credentials for service-oriented architecture communication, etc. Understanding who is accessing what secrets is already very difficult and platform-specific. Adding on key rolling, secure storage, and detailed audit logs is almost impossible without a custom solution. This is where Vault steps in.

The key features of Vault are:

* Secure Secret Storage: Arbitrary key/value secrets can be stored in Vault. Vault encrypts these secrets prior to writing them to persistent storage, so gaining access to the raw storage isn't enough to access your secrets. Vault can write to disk, Consul, and more.
* Dynamic Secrets: Vault can generate secrets on-demand for some systems, such as AWS or SQL databases. For example, when an application needs to access an S3 bucket, it asks Vault for credentials, and Vault will generate an AWS keypair with valid permissions on demand. After creating these dynamic secrets, Vault will also automatically revoke them after the lease is up.
* Data Encryption: Vault can encrypt and decrypt data without storing it. This allows security teams to define encryption parameters and developers to store encrypted data in a location such as SQL without having to design their own encryption methods.
* Leasing and Renewal: All secrets in Vault have a lease associated with it. At the end of the lease, Vault will automatically revoke that secret. Clients are able to renew leases via built-in renew APIs.
* Revocation: Vault has built-in support for secret revocation. Vault can revoke not only single secrets, but a tree of secrets, for example all secrets read by a specific user, or all secrets of a particular type. Revocation assists in key rolling as well as locking down systems in the case of an intrusion.

For more information, see the introduction section of the Vault website.

$packageArgs = @{
  PackageName         = "vault"
  Url                 = "$($version)/vault_$($version)"
  UnzipLocation       = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
  Url64               = "$($version)/vault_$($version)"
  Checksum            = '18dc970ae09996cf4c9c58fbdba02206557a3c11844f659547ddbb1e48921e10'
  ChecksumType        = 'sha256'
  Checksum64          = 'add7f9bee392accfda40a330bccd84dac5f00fb87d1fc143185ec4d39e96a0e3'
  version             = '1.3.3'  

Install-ChocolateyZipPackage @packageArgs

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Vault 1.6.1 614 Thursday, January 21, 2021 Approved
Vault 1.5.5 3175 Friday, October 23, 2020 Approved
Vault 1.5.4 1591 Thursday, October 22, 2020 Approved
Vault 1.5.3 230 Thursday, October 22, 2020 Approved
Vault 1.5.2 2210 Wednesday, August 26, 2020 Approved
Vault 1.5.0 1490 Wednesday, July 22, 2020 Approved
Vault 1.4.3 784 Friday, July 3, 2020 Approved
Vault 1.4.1 1628 Monday, May 4, 2020 Approved
Vault 1.4.0 1269 Thursday, April 9, 2020 Approved

1.3.3 (March 5th, 2020)


* approle: Fix excessive locking during tidy, which could potentially block new approle logins for long enough to cause an outage [GH-8418]
* cli: Fix issue where Raft snapshots from standby nodes created an empty backup file [GH-8097]
* identity: Fix incorrect caching of identity token JWKS responses [GH-8412]
* secrets/database/influxdb: Fix potential panic if connection to the InfluxDB database cannot be established [GH-8282]
* storage/mysql: Fix potential crash when using MySQL as coordination for high availability [GH-8300]
* storage/raft: Fix potential crash when using Raft as coordination for high availability [GH-8356]
* ui: Fix missing License menu item [GH-8230]
* ui: Fix bug where default auth method on login is defaulted to auth method that is listing-visibility=unauth instead of “other” [GH-8218]
* ui: Fix bug where KMIP details were not shown in the UI Wizard [GH-8255]

## 1.3.2 (January 22nd, 2020)

* When deleting a namespace on Vault Enterprise, in certain circumstances, the deletion
process will fail to revoke dynamic secrets for a mount in that namespace. This will
leave any dynamic secrets in remote systems alive and will fail to clean them up. This
vulnerability, CVE-2020-7220, affects Vault Enterprise 0.11.0 and newer.

* auth/aws: Add aws metadata to identity alias [GH-7975]
* auth/kubernetes: Allow both names and namespaces to be set to "*" [GH-78]


* auth/azure: Fix Azure compute client to use correct base URL [GH-8072]
* auth/ldap: Fix renewal of tokens without cofigured policies that are
generated by an LDAP login [GH-8072]
* auth/okta: Fix renewal of tokens without configured policies that are
generated by an Okta login [GH-8072]
* core: Fix seal migration error when attempting to migrate from auto unseal to shamir [GH-8172]
* core: Fix seal migration config issue when migrating from auto unseal to auto unseal [GH-8172]
* plugin: Fix issue where a plugin unwrap request potentially used an expired token [GH-8058]
* replication: Fix issue where a forwarded request from a performance/standby node could run into
a timeout
* secrets/database: Fix issue where a manual static role rotation could potentially panic [GH-8098]
* secrets/database: Fix issue where a manual root credential rotation request is not forwarded
to the primary node [GH-8125]
* secrets/database: Fix issue where a manual static role rotation request is not forwarded
to the primary node [GH-8126]
* secrets/database/mysql: Fix issue where special characters for a MySQL password were encoded [GH-8040]
* ui: Fix deleting namespaces [GH-8132]
* ui: Fix Error handler on kv-secret edit and kv-secret view pages [GH-8133]
* ui: Fix OIDC callback to check storage [GH-7929].
* ui: Change .box-radio height to min-height to prevent overflow issues [GH-8065]

## Previous Releases
For more information on previous releases, check out the changelog on GitHub.

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