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Kubernetes has a built-in state store which Dapr components can use to fetch secrets from. No special configuration is needed to setup the Kubernetes state store, and you are able to retreive secrets from the
- Secrets building block
- How-To: Retreive a secret
- How-To: Reference secrets in Dapr components
- Secrets API reference