Linked server connection fails with “An error occurred during decryption”

  Problem Description Linked server connection fails with below error { Failed to retrieve data for this request. (Microsoft.SqlServer.Management.Sdk.Sfc) —————————— ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: An exception occurred while executing a Transact-SQL statement or batch. (Microsoft.SqlServer.ConnectionInfo) —————————— An error occurred during decryption. (Microsoft SQL Server, Error: 15466) Msg 15593, Level 16, State 1, Line 1 An error occurred…

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