» /sys/key-status

The /sys/key-status endpoint is used to query info about the current encryption key of Vault.

» Get Encryption Key Status

This endpoint returns information about the current encryption key used by Vault.

Method Path Produces
GET /sys/key-status 200 application/json

» Sample Request

$ curl \
    --header "X-Vault-Token: ..." \
    --request GET \
    http://127.0.0.1:8200/v1/sys/key-status

» Sample Response

{
  "term": 3,
  "install_time": "2015-05-29T14:50:46.223692553-07:00"
}

The term parameter is the sequential key number, and install_time is the time that encryption key was installed.