REVOKE.KEY

REVOKE.KEY

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The REVOKE.KEY command removes access to a specific data encryption key. This command can only be executed by users with administrator rights in the QMSYS account.

 

 

Format

 

REVOKE.KEY keyname  {GROUP} name ...

 

where

 

keynameis the name of the encryption key. This is case insensitive

 

name ...is a list of user names for users to be denied access. If prefixed by the GROUP keyword, this is a list of user groups. On Windows systems, user and group names are treated as case insensitive.

 

 

The REVOKE.KEY command removes access to an encryption key to one or more users or user groups. The user will be asked to enter the master key unless it has already been entered during this session.

 

No error occurs if the user or group specified did not have access to the key.

 

 

Example

 

REVOKE.KEY CARDNO jsmith bjones

 

The above command removes access to the encryption key named CARDNO for users jsmith and bjones.

 

 

See also:

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