TDE Wallet Problem in 12c: Cannot do a Set Key operation when an auto-login wallet is present (Doc ID 1944507.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 17, 2016

Applies to:

Advanced Networking Option - Version 12.1.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

You have the following confusing scenario:

 

SQL>  administer key management set keystore open identified by wallet_password ;
administer key management set keystore open identified by wallet_password
*
ERROR at line 1:
ORA-28354: Encryption wallet, auto login wallet, or HSM is already open


SQL> administer key management set key identified by wallet_password with backup;
administer key management set key identified by wallet_password with backup
*
ERROR at line 1:
ORA-28417: password-based keystore is not open

  

Changes

An auto-open wallet was created before the master key was added.

Cause

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