Can Existing Tablespaces (For Example, USERS) Be Encrypted ?

(Doc ID 1623696.1)

Last updated on MARCH 06, 2014

Applies to:

Advanced Networking Option - Version 11.2.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

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 ?

Solution

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