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Is there a way to encrypt or password protect Oracle database files so that they can not be used in case they were copied to other servers? Thanks

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Check out DBMS_CRYPTO and Transparent Data Encryption in 10g.

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TDE will solve my needs. Thank you very much. –  Iyad Aug 27 '10 at 13:54

Besides internal encryption, you can consider an encrypted filesystem, that only the "oracle" user has access to.

I could suggest a few but you didn't list the host operating system.

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I am using Windows server so I can use EFS. Thanks. –  Iyad Aug 27 '10 at 14:03

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