Failed To Create Encrypt Password, Error (-3) Initializing Encryption Context: Encryption Method Not Implemented.

(Doc ID 1496980.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 23, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle GoldenGate - Version and later
Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit) - Version: 2008 R2


Version and Details

 Oracle GoldenGate Capture for SQL Server  Version OGGCORE_11.
 Windows x64 (optimized), Microsoft SQL Server

Operating System Version: Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Enterprise x64 Edition, on x64

1. When trying to encrypted password from ggsci the following error occurs

GGSCI (qysrtbestdb01) 2> encrypt password <password> encryptkey <encryptkey value>
Password encryption failed... 
Error (-3) initializing encryption context: Encryption method not implemented.

2. This same error message occurs in Oracle on AIX and has a separate resolution.

3. Same error was reported in ogg for Teradata 


Oracle GoldenGate version was upgraded from v11.1.1 to  v11.2


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