Oracle Advanced Security Frequently Asked Questions
(Doc ID 165465.1)
Last updated on MARCH 30, 2018
Applies to:Advanced Networking Option - Version 22.214.171.124 to 126.96.36.199 [Release 9.0.1 to 12.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
This document groups some of the ASO Frequently Asked Questions
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In this Document
|Questions and Answers|
|1. What is the Advanced Security Option ?|
|2. What features does the Advanced Security Option have ?|
|3. What Authentication methods are supported ?|
|4. What products are not supported by the Advanced Security Option ?|
|5. What is the compatibility of different version of ASO ?|
|6. What are the system requirements and other certifications of this product?|
|7. How can I tell if ASO is installed ?|
|8. How can I check if encryption is enabled and working?|
|9. How do I add another authentication adapter?|
10. What version of Oracle does ASO come with?
|11. Why isn't ASO installed?|
|12. Can I plug-in my own encryption algorithms into ASO?|
|13. Are 3rd party adapters required to encrypt Net traffic?|
|14. Which encryption algorithms does Oracle Advanced Security support?|
|15. Is the latest release of ASO compatible with older versions?|
|16. How can you enable encryption on some connections but not others?|
|17. Are passwords encrypted?|
|18. Is data encrypted over database links?|
|19. Is ASO a licensable cost option?|
|20. Can ASO authentication such as Kerberos or Radius be used for database links?|
|21. Is it possible to uninstall ASO?|