RapidFort Service Accounts
Create a RapidFort service account for your CI/CD pipeline
The RapidFort CLI tools require authenticating with RapidFort.
For CI/CD pipelines, we recommend creating a RapidFort service account.
Open a web browser, navigate to the RapidFort dashboard, and log in.
Go to the Settings page. Select Service Accounts and Create new service account.
- Name/Tag: Enter a tag for the service account (e.g. "GitLab Runner").
- Expiration time: Select an expiration time (e.g. 90 days).
- Password: Enter your password.
Create the service account.
Copy the service account credentials to your clipboard or download the credentials to your system.
access_id = RFabcdefghijkl123456
secret_key = 01234567891011abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz
rf_root_url = https://rapidfort.example.com
To use the service account, you can either set environment variables or update the RapidFort credentials file on the client system.
You can set the following environment variables:
You can also update the RapidFort credentials file on the client system with the service account credentials. By default, the RapidFort credentials file is located in
You may delete service accounts. Once a service account has been deleted, the access id and secret access key will no longer be valid.