2. secretStore object

Introduction

This object is always visible from any action, and provides access to the user's passwords and secrets. User passwords are always related to a system account.

This is the object used to retrieve user and password in order to inject credentials into applications.

Methods

getSecret

text: string

returns string

Gets the value of a secret.

getAccounts

system: string

returns string []

Gets the list of accounts available for a given systemsecretStore object.

getAccount

system: string

returns string

Gets the account to use a particular system. If more than one are available, the system will prompt the user for the one to use.

If the user cancels the dialog box, an exception will be thrown.

If no account is available, the undefined value will be returned.

getPassword

system: string

account: string

returns string

Gets the password bound to the account on the system requested.

setPassword

system: string

account: string

newPassword: string

Changes the password at the password vault (version 1.4)
setSecret

name: string

value: string

Sets the value of a secret at the password vault (version 1.4)
generatePassword

system: string

account: string

returns string

Generates a random password suitable for the selected account (version 1.4)