Subject Re: security
Author sminni
--- In ib-support@y..., Svein Erling Tysvær
<svein.erling.tysvaer@k...> wrote:

> [...snip all my paranoia on FB data being stolen...]
> What you can do is:
> * avoid giving anyone access to the file itself.

somehow if at the OS level if access & copying at data file
level could be restricted is the maximum I can think of. Using
WinNt or Linux (mostly) servers at sensitive installations.

> * encrypt your data before putting them into the database

will make indexing, sorting etc very difficult and will have to be
used very sparingly to be usable, unless FB has some sort of
encryption feature not decodable.

> * remove source code for stored procedures etc.

OK but tables & data will be available to competitors

well, will have to live a scared life I guess

Sanjay Minni