You could leave the database file in web space and have it password protected by the web server. That way it is both secure and easy for you to get it. -Matt > -----Original Message----- > From: thelist-admin at lists.evolt.org [mailto:thelist-admin at lists.evolt.org] > On Behalf Of Amy Johnson > Sent: Friday, May 10, 2002 8:31 PM > To: TheList > Subject: [thelist] Security and databases > > Is it safe to put a password protected, encrypted ACCESS database in the > web space? Or should I put all my databases in directories > outside the web space (which is a hassle for me since I have to go through > the system administrator everytime I need to get a copy > of the database). > > Thanks, > Amy > > > -- > For unsubscribe and other options, including > the Tip Harvester and archive of thelist go to: > http://lists.evolt.org Workers of the Web, evolt !