Want to win a PS4? Go Premium and enter to win our High-Tech Treats giveaway. Enter to Win


ODBC Connection to Mysql using SSL

Posted on 2011-03-14
Medium Priority
Last Modified: 2012-05-11

I have a database housed on a mysql server installed in a Microsoft 2003 Server.

I have some remote users that need to connect to the db through port 3306 using an odbc connection.

I see in the latest mysql odbc install that you can select an ssl option to encrypt the data passing between the server and clients.

Can someone please tell me how to configure the server and mysql to accept an ssl odbc?

Question by:timb551
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 3

Expert Comment

ID: 35129256

Author Comment

ID: 35129385
Doesnt really tell me how to configure the mysql server with ssl.  At least not as far as i could see.


Accepted Solution

timb551 earned 0 total points
ID: 35158871
I managed to find a document that tells me how to do it.

But thanks for your effort on helping.

Author Closing Comment

ID: 35187383
I found the answer in a document.

Featured Post

 [eBook] Windows Nano Server

Download this FREE eBook and learn all you need to get started with Windows Nano Server, including deployment options, remote management
and troubleshooting tips and tricks

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Ransomware is a growing menace to anyone using a computer or mobile device. Here are answers to some common questions about this vicious new form of malware.
This post looks at MongoDB and MySQL, and covers high-level MongoDB strengths, weaknesses, features, and uses from the perspective of an SQL user.
With Secure Portal Encryption, the recipient is sent a link to their email address directing them to the email laundry delivery page. From there, the recipient will be required to enter a user name and password to enter the page. Once the recipient …
The Email Laundry PDF encryption service allows companies to send confidential encrypted  emails to anybody. The PDF document can also contain attachments that are embedded in the encrypted PDF. The password is randomly generated by The Email Laundr…
Suggested Courses

597 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question