DISABLE.KEY

DISABLE.KEY

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The DISABLE.KEY command is used to disable access to a secure encryption key previously enabled with ENABLE.KEY.

 

 

Format

 

DISABLE.KEY {keyname}

 

where

 

keynameis the name of the encryption key to be disabled.

 

The command prompts for the keyname if it is not included on the command line.

 

 

An encryption key created using the CREATE.SECURE.KEY command can only be accessed in a QM session after it has been enabled by use of the ENABLE.KEY command or the corresponding ENABLE.KEY QMBasic statement. Access to the key can later be denied by use of DISABLE.KEY.

 

 

See also:

Data encryption, CHANGE.KEY.PASSWORD, CREATE.FILE, CREATE.KEY, CREATE.SECURE.KEY, DELETE.KEY, DISABLE.KEY (QMBasic), ENABLE.KEY, ENABLE.KEY (QMBasic), ENCRYPT.FILE, GRANT.KEY, LIST.KEYS, RESET.MASTER.KEY, REVOKE.KEY, SET.ENCRYPTION.KEY.NAME, UNLOCK.KEY.VAULT