Protect sensitive Web site data by encrypting information with MySQL
Securing Web site data stored in MySQL from hackers or snoopers is a critical concern, both to avoid unauthorized use or damage to your application and to retain your competitive advantage. MySQL comes with a variety of encryption functions designed to offer you just this type of security. This download outlines some of these functions, with illustrations of how they can be used and the differing levels of security they offer.
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