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2488381 - About the importance of the encryption key - SQL Anywhere


When you lost the encryption key of the database which you encrypted, is there the method to connect to a database?

When you start a SQL Anywhere you do get the following error messages

  • Missing database encryption key for database '<database name>'.
  • Incorrect database encryption key for database '<database name>'.



SQL Anywhere 12 or later


SAP SQL Anywhere all versions


security, password, simple obfuscation, AES, encode , KBA , BC-SYB-SQA-ADM , SQL Anywhere - Admin tools , Problem

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