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Secrets and Tokens

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The ability to keep secret values is an essential feature in any CI/CD pipeline implementation tool because some parameters/variables are sensitive information that cannot be stored openly. Further, programmatically allowing access to third parties may be necessary. Authentication should be provided using tokens.

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Chandrasekara, C., Herath, P. (2021). Secrets and Tokens. In: Hands-on GitHub Actions. Apress, Berkeley, CA. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4842-6464-5_4

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