Learn how to extract X.509 certificate metadata to JSON values for easier use in automation scripts. Works with DER, PEM, PKCS #7, and PKCS #12 files.
Use jc with Nornir to parse the output of commands run on remote hosts.
Use a jc Output and/or Serializer Module to parse the output of commands run on Saltstack Minions.
Use the jc community.general Ansible filter plugin to parse the output of commands run on remote hosts.
We can apply concepts from application architecture (SOA and Microservices) to more effectively build automation into our cybersecurity stacks. Orchestration and Choreography both have important roles to play.