Use ALTER ENCRYPTION KEY to make changes to an existing key, with the same syntax.

Syntax

ALTER ENCRYPTION KEY 'key_name' SET OPTIONS
[ NAME 'new_key_name' [ LOCATION 'new_path/to/file' | VALUE 'value' | ] PASSWORD 'asecurepasssword' ]

Arguments

  • key_name - user specified name of encryption key file within Cirro.

  • new_key_name - new name for key.

  • AT LOCATION - specified folder where the key file is saved. This can be left out if a key value is provided. However, the file must exist at the location if this argument is used.

  • VALUE - specified value for encryption key. Use this if you want to store the key internally within Cirro. Must be ASCII characters.

  • PASSWORD - use to password protect the encryption key.

Examples

ALTER ENCRYPTION KEY 'my-key-file' NAME 'another-key-name' WITH VALUE 'jkhnsdiuaqhrnuje3n%deucyewq947321984iujq2d98qwa7e3213721'  PASSWORD 'MyB3tterP4ssw0Rd')

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