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Re: Encryption in HBase
Will it be possible to use the compression methods to call an
encryption method instead?

2012/8/8, Farrokh Shahriari <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>:
> Thanks
> How can I encrypt a cell ? Is there a special way for encryption ?
>
> On Wed, Aug 8, 2012 at 3:24 PM, Stack <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
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>> On Tue, Aug 7, 2012 at 12:06 PM, Farrokh Shahriari
>> <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>> > Hi
>> > How can I enable encryption on hbase ?
>> > if I want to use encryption in a cluster with hbase running on top of
>> > hadoop,what can I do? Can't hadoop be configured to automatically
>> > encrypt
>> > each file which is going to be written on it?
>> >
>>
>> HBase does not provide this facility.  You'd have to encrypt cell
>> content yourself and then put it into HBase.
>>
>> St.Ack
>>
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