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Can Existing Tablespaces Be Encrypted? What About the USERS Tablespace? (Doc ID 1623696.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 14, 2021

Applies to:

Advanced Networking Option - Version to [Release 11.2 to 12.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


You have an Oracle Database with Transparent Data Encryption (TDE) enabled.

1.  What is the correct procedure to follow to encrypt an existing tablespace?

2.  Is it safe to encrypt the USERS tablespace?  



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