More on #Encryption

There was some more discussion around Transparent Data Encryption.

I am assured by the architect that the business understands that they will lose data if the key is ever lost.

This assurance seems to me to be a lot like when a business makes its first business continuity plan. Everyone understands that it will take time and effort. Then they scream loud and clear when a business continuity exercise is actually done. They could not make the leap from what they were told to what they experienced.


Some thoughts on #Encryption

Although I can use the encryption in Oracle databases as shown in 11G OCM Create and Manage encrypted tablespaces, there is a question about the practical uses of encryption.

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