GA Always Encrypted for Azure SQL Database

On 7th July Microsoft announced (General availability of) GA Always Encrypted for Azure SQL Database.

Always Encrypted aims at enabling you to confidently store sensitive information, such as credit card numbers or government identification numbers, in Azure SQL Database. Always Encrypted helps ensure that sensitive data is encrypted and decrypted inside client applications or application servers by using keys that are never revealed to Azure SQL Database. As a result, even database administrators, other high-privilege users, or attackers gaining illegal access to Azure SQL Database can’t access the data.

 

Read more about: GA Always Encrypted for Azure SQL Database

Always Encrypted an Intro

Limitations of Always Encrypted

Configure Always Encrypted on existing table with data

Always Encrypted Wizard Log Report

Import Export of Column Master Key using CertMgr

 

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Sarabpreet Singh Anand
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