This topic describes how to encrypt the backup files that are generated by ApsaraDB RDS and Database Backup (DBS). You can back up an ApsaraDB RDS for MySQL instance by using ApsaraDB RDS or DBS.

Category Encrypt backup files generated by ApsaraDB RDS Encrypt backup files generated by DBS
Encrypt backup files at rest When you configure a backup schedule, you can set the Storage Encryption parameter to one of the following values:
  • Encrypted
  • KMS Encrypted
For more information, see Back up a MySQL instance.
Encrypt backup files in transit None

When you configure a backup schedule, you can set the SSL Encryption parameter to SSL-encrypted.

For more information, see Back up a MySQL instance.