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How To Simply Verify If Table Data Is Actually Encrypted With TDE (Transparent Data Encryption) (Doc ID 2509659.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 20, 2020

Applies to:

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

Goal

When using TDE (Transparent Data Encryption), specified data is encrypted transparently in the database.

With TDE the user or the application does not need to be aware of the encryption,
but as a database administrator, there may be times when you wish to
verify that the data is actually encrypted.

This document will describe how to check whether the data that is expected to be encrypted is actually encrypted in the data file.

 

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