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Does Tableau PostgreSQL Connector use verify-ca or verify-full as ssl mode paremeter to connect to PostgreSQL


Published: 18 Nov 2022
Last Modified Date: 22 Nov 2022

Question

Does Tableau PostgreSQL Connector uses verify-ca or verify-full as ssl mode paremeter to connect to PostgreSQL when using "SSL Required" option?
 

Environment

  • Tableau Server
  • Tableau Desktop
  • PostgreSQL

Answer

Tableau Server/Desktop use ​sslmode=require as ssl mode paremeter by default when connecting to PostgreSQL with "SSL Required" option enabled. verify-ca or verify-full mode are not used.
 

Additional Information

To use sslmode=verify-ca or sslmode=verify-full as ssl mode paremeter, consider use Other Databases (JDBC) Connector to customize your JDBC connection URL with sslmode=verify-ca or sslmode=verify-full.
For more details of Other Databases (JDBC) Connector, please refer to Other Databases (JDBC)

PostgreSQL-Connection Parameters
 
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