Encryption - 'Use RAW or BLOB for the storage of encrypted data'


Storing data in CLOB may result in a failure in decryption if the same number letter symbol set is not used. The use of RAW or BLOBs

prevents this error and preserves the data.

Level 2, Not Scorable

NOTE: Please review the benchmark to ensure target compliance.as manual verification is required in order to determine if RAW or BLOB is being utilized.

Supportive Information

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This control applies to the following type of system Windows.