Encryption

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How to Enable Transparent Data Encryption

  • Article

By default, SQL Server does not encrypt data in a SQL Server database in an encrypted format. When SQL Server 2008 was introduced, Microsoft implemented Transparent Data Encryption (TDE). When TDE is enabled on a database SQL Server will encrypt the database as data is written to the disk.

2018-02-28

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Technical Article

Remove Database Encryption Key on all user databases

  • Script

Below script will remove database encryption key, database certificate and master key on all the user databases.

For tempdb database, you need to restart the SQL Server Instance to complete the process.

Note: It is advisable to take transaction log backup before this activity is performed.

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2018-02-08 (first published: )

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