Unable to rotate access key ID and secret access key by removing credentialsRequest for different users on AWS

Solution Verified - Updated -


  • Removing credentialsRequest to rotate security credentials turning cloud-credential operator Degraded.
  • User is not being recreated in AWS upon removing credentialsRequest.
  • Secret for the credentialsRequest holds admin security credential mentioned at aws-creds secret present in kube-system project.
  • How Passthrough as credentialsMode works?
  • How Mint as credentialsMode works?
  • How Manual as credentialsMode works?


  • Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform
  • Amazon Web Services

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