SQLCipher is an SQLite extension that provides transparent 256-bit AES encryption of database files.
In order to encrypt a new database or query existing data you must key it before using it.
This app does it for you. You only need to specify the database key in your project's
For more about SQLCipher take a look at http://sqlcipher.net/.
- python-sqlcipher (Python compiled with SQLCipher support)
For more about python-sqlcipher take a look at:
pip install git+http://github.com/codasus/django-sqlcipher#egg=sqlcipher
Or manually place it on your
Open your project's
settings.py file and:
Set your database engine to
Put the following line where you want:
PRAGMA_KEY = "YOUR DATABASE KEY"
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