How are files encrypted in Vault?

Question

Does Vault encrypt files in storage? What encryption algorithm is used?

Answer

Vault encrypts files after they have been successfully processed. The algorithm used for encryption is Advanced Encryption Standard ( AES ) with a block size of 128 bits and a key size of 256 bits. The algorithm is also using an initialization vector (IV) of 128 bits.

This article pertains to all supported releases of MetaDefender Vault.
This article was last updated on 2019-10-09
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