Creating Secure Credentials for Google Cloud Storage

Below we will

  • Create a Bucket
  • Create credentials for write-only access to the bucket


Creating a Bucket

Open the Storage Browser

Click Create Bucket:

Create the bucket using your desired settings:

Creating Credentials

Go to Storage Settings

Select your project, then select Interoperability:

Click Create a Key for a service Account:

Click Create a New Account:

Type the name of the account, then grant the Storage Object Creator permission:

This grants permission to write objects to a storage bucket, but not list or download objects.

Click through to create the account, and copy the Secret Key and Access Key:

In the end, you are ready to go if you have:

1) The Access Key;

2) The Secret Key; and

3) The Bucket Name