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Steps To Install And Configure Keyring Component For Transparent Data Encryption (TDE) Using Global Manifest File With An Example (Doc ID 2980011.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 15, 2023

Applies to:

MySQL Server - Version 8.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


MySQL Server supports a keyring that enables internal server components and plugins to securely store sensitive information for later retrieval. The data-at-rest encryption feature, also known as transparent data encryption (TDE) relies on a keyring component or plugin for master encryption key management.

The purpose of this document is to demonstrate, with an example, how to set up and install the keyring component using global manifest file.


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In this Document
 Step_1: Note the following locations
 Step_2: Prepare the following files:
     a manifest file, and
    a global configuration file
 Step_3: Restart the MySQL Server

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