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Hello, i have already a database, where are lots of records.
And i want to crypt them.
It is possible? If yes, how can i do it?
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Why do you want to encrypt the data?  If you want to restrict access to the data then you should use the MySQL permission scheme (http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.0/en/grant.html).  Then you can give SELECT permission to a user with a strong password.

Hope this helps!


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