The Master Key : What happens when the master key is used, accessed and reset in TDE ?

(Doc ID 1342875.1)

Last updated on JUNE 04, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.5 to 11.2.0.3 [Release 10.2 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 23-May-2013

Goal

How is the master key used in Transparent Data Encryption?

How is the master key accessed by the database ?

Will the existing encrypted data be re-encrypted when the master key is reset ?


Solution

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