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MySQL 8.0 Reference Manual  /  MySQL Enterprise Edition  /  MySQL Enterprise Encryption Overview

30.4 MySQL Enterprise Encryption Overview

MySQL Enterprise Edition includes a set of encryption functions based on the OpenSSL library that expose OpenSSL capabilities at the SQL level. These functions enable Enterprise applications to perform the following operations:

  • Implement added data protection using public-key asymmetric cryptography

  • Create public and private keys and digital signatures

  • Perform asymmetric encryption and decryption

  • Use cryptographic hashing for digital signing and data verification and validation

For more information, see Section 6.6, “MySQL Enterprise Encryption”.

For other related Enterprise security features, see Section 30.3, “MySQL Enterprise Security Overview”.