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Manages Kubernetes clusters on Google Kubernetes Engine

One independent instance of a Kubernetes cluster, consisting of a node-pool and the Kubernetes objects such as deployments, statefulsets, pods, jobs that represents workloads and configuration running on the cluster, managed by Kubernetes.


Allows creating a new Kubernetes cluster. Also requires access to a Compute Engine service account. By default, GKE uses the Compute Engine default service account, and cluster creation fails unless the user has the `iam.serviceAccounts.actAs` permission to the service account.



This privilege may grant access to sensitive data from a significant fraction of organizational functions, allow interruption of critical organizational services, or its exploit could lead to significant privilege escalation.

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