Name

SQLNET.ENCRYPTION_SERVER

Synopsis

SQLNET.ENCRYPTION_SERVER = {ACCEPTED | REJECTED | REQUESTED | REQUIRED}

Specifies the manner in which a Net8 server negotiates the use of encryption with a client when a new connection is made. If a client and server cannot agree on the use of encryption, then the connection attempt fails. See SQLNET.ENCRYPTION_CLIENT. The default setting is ACCEPTED.

Parameters

ACCEPTED

The server does not request the use of encryption, but goes along if the client requests it. Compatible server parameters are REJECTED, REQUESTED, and REQUIRED.

REJECTED

The server does not support the use of encryption at all. Compatible client parameters are REJECTED, ACCEPTED, and REQUESTED.

REQUESTED

The server prefers to use encryption, but does not force the issue if the client rejects the use of encryption. Compatible client parameters are ACCEPTED, REQUESTED, and REQUIRED.

REQUIRED

The server demands the use of encryption, and does not connect otherwise. Compatible client parameters are ACCEPTED, REQUESTED, and REQUIRED.

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