When using Java 7 or below, a workaround is needed to specify the cipher suites that can be used to make an SSL connection (as explained in this blog post). However, the MariaDB Connector/J doesn't currently provide this option (e.g. there is no call to the setEnabledCipherSuites method on the SSLSocket in AbstractConnectProtocol).
This task is to add such an option.
- Such an option (named "enabledSSLCipherSuites") is provided by the MySQL Connector/J.
- This issue is described in more detail in the following StackOverflow question: