Configuring Apache HDFS Encryption
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Configuring HDP Services for HDFS Encryption

Information on configuring HDP services for HDFS Encryption.

HDFS data at rest encryption is supported on the following HDP components:


You should create a separate Admin user account for HDFS Data at Rest Encryption for each of the following supported components.

  • HBase
  • Hive
  • Hive on Tez
  • MapReduce
  • Oozie
  • Spark
  • Sqoop
  • Storm
  • WebHDFS
  • YARN
HDFS data at rest encryption is not supported on the following components:
  • Accumulo
  • Falcon
  • HDP Search

The remainder of this section describes scenarios and access considerations for accessing HDFS-encrypted files from supporting HDP components.