Configure attachment encryption

Select the tables whose attachments are to be encrypted and identify the encryption type.

Before you begin

Role required: security-admin

Procedure

  1. Navigate to Edge Encryption Configuration > Edge Encryption Configurations > Create New.
  2. Fill in the fields on the form, as appropriate.
    Table 1. Edge Encryption configuration
    Field Description
    Table Select a table whose attachments are to be encrypted.
    Type Whether to encrypt a table column or attachments for the table. Select Attachment.
    Column The table field to be encrypted.

    This field appears when the Type is Column, and not when Type is Attachment.

    Encryption type The encryption type to use. For attachments, only Standard AES128 and Standard AES256 are allowed.
  3. Click Submit.

What to do next

After the encryption record has been added, you can create an attachment encryption job to encrypt existing attachments. If you do not run an attachment encryption job, the system encrypts new attachments when you attach them.