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A method to encrypt/decrypt data

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000181374D
Original Publication Date: 2009-Mar-31
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2009-Mar-31
Document File: 3 page(s) / 83K

Publishing Venue

IBM

Abstract

Disclosed is a system placed between an application server and clients for encrypting data from the clients before sending to the server based on the predefined rules with security control, and for decrypting data from the server before sending to the clients based on the predefined rules with security control. The system also provides API and commands for encrypting and decrypting data based on the predefined rules with security control. By using this system, database can contain sensitive data with encryption so that even database administrators cannot get the actual data.