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Status Planned for future release
Created by Guest
Created on Mar 21, 2019

HSM support for CDC - Oracle TDE

Our oracle databases are soon going to be tablespace encrypted with Oracle TDE and the master key will be stored in HSM.

The current enhancement developed in IIDR expects the master key to be provided in clear text form during the instance creation which is a clear security violation as per bank procedure and master key should be stored only in HSM and we need the enhancement to be made in IIDR - CDC is as below.

IIDR - CDC should be able to interact with HSM using the privileged oracle ID and retrieve password similar like Oracle interacts with HSM for getting the master key.

  • Guest
    Mar 23, 2020

    any progress on the HSM intergration with CDC systeam.