Password encrypt ssrs excel subscription reports

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I have sql server 2012 ssrs subscriptions that send reports in excel format

I have been asked if there is a way within ssrs to password encrypt these
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The answer is no, in the current delivery method https://stackoverflow.com/questions/12183986/password-protect-ssrs-reports

Using a different delivery method may provide the option.

Though even if it was possible, you would likely use the same password .....

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ok ... Looks like need to use 3rd party app

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