Get Credentials from Secret Server



The idea is getting the credentials for

  • 3rd party apps
  • the robot user session

from an external vault (Secret Server), where a company already manages the credentials for users
the passwords potentially change daily so it’s not feasible to manage them in every local machine

At least the first bullet could have activities developed in UiPath


Thank you for the update, Alex. @Mihai, can you share the timeline for when you might have a version we could test at Gap Inc.? Maria


Hi @MRSigmon.

We are planning a Cyber Ark Orchestrator integration in the next release. This will open the possibility to add other Vault providers in the future.

Estimated 2017 Q3 or 2018 Q2. It’s hectic here and we can not actually estimate the difficulty of the feature now now.

Are you going to use this to retrieve and store:

  • Windows Login Credentials for robot
  • Third Party Apps Credentials like SAP Login
    or both?

If your use case is only the second (3rd party) this can be achieved via creating custom activities - Orchestrator integration is not necessarily needed and it can be achieved by a .NET dev or an advanced forum user.


Hi Badita,

I juts came across this use case.
What of in a scenario where the Third App need a login that is stored in a 3rd party credential store that has an API exposed to retrieve credentials?

Thanks for your response.