Quick and easy way to access AWS Secrets Manager with Node (async)

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This is also the answer to “where to keep credentials for lambda functions” ;)

Good practice while working with AWS is to keep your sensitive data in the right place. Some people would say that ie: keeping that in environment variables in Lambda is secure enough and I would say why not utilize a more secure way with Secrets Manager? The argument would…