Encryption matrix


Prerequisites:

  • PX-Backup 2.3.0 and above
  • Portworx 2.11.2 and above
  • Stork 2.11.4 and above

Following table explains the encryption types supported by PX-Backup and their behavior:


Backup Type Data Files Encryption Support Encryption Key
Backups to Portworx volumes Data
Yes User-provided
Resource files
Yes User-provided
Generic Backups Data
Yes Volume snapshots are encrypted with default encryption key and not with the user-provided encryption key
Resource files
Yes User-provided
Backups to Cloud providers Data
No -
Resource files
Yes User-provided


Last edited: Tuesday, Sep 13, 2022