Is the Password Encrypted when I Logon and Other Related Questions
(Doc ID 271825.1)
Last updated on MARCH 13, 2019
Applies to:Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 188.8.131.52 and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Express Cloud Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Checked for relevance on 11-Jul-2013
The note provides the answers to the following questions:
1. Is my password encrypted when I logon?
2. What about parameters ora_encrypt_login and dblink_encrypt_login ?
3. What encryption does oracle use to store the passwords?
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