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This module provides a way to encrypt field values when stored in the database.


Install this module using the official Backdrop CMS instructions at

This module depends on the Encrypt module
for encrypting and decrypting strings.


This can be set in settings.php file by adding
$settings['cache_class_cache_field'] = 'FieldEncryptDatabaseCache';.

Field encryption settings are made on the field edit page.

Memcache support

To enable Memcache support for the Field Encryption module you have to ensure
that the Memcache Field Encryption Cache backend is enabled.

This can be set in settings.php file by adding
$settings['cache_class_cache_field'] = 'FieldEncryptMemCacheBackdrop';.

Note: Memcache support requires the Memcache
is installed and configured.


This project is GPL v2 software. See the LICENSE.txt file in this directory for
complete text.



Ported to Backdrop by Herb v/d Dool.

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