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From: Michael Peppler <mpeppler at peppler dot org>
Subject: Re: encryptPassword
Date: Jun 2 2004 4:18PM

On Wed, 2004-06-02 at 17:53, Kiriakos Georgiou (Contractor) wrote:
> Through DBD-Sybase's connect() encryptPassword option I learned that 
> CT-lib can encrypt passwords so they are not transmitted in the clear.
> 
> Do you know if this can be set as the default at the server (ASE) so 
> apps like Sybase Central and SQL Advantage login securely?  I seem to 
> recall an sp_configure option but I can't find it in the ASE docs.

I don't think that there is any such server-wide option - I couldn't
find it in the 12.5.2 docs either.

isql has the -X option that enables password encryption. Maybe sql
advantage and/or Sybase Central have something similar?

Michael
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