You cannot configure SSL for the synchronization connection in SharePoint Server 2010

Applies to: SharePoint Server 2010

Symptoms


When you create a synchronization connection in the User Profile Service Application (UPA) in Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010, you cannot configure Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) for the synchronization connection.

Resolution


To resolve this issue, apply the following hotfix package:
2276339 Description of the SharePoint Server 2010 hotfix package (spswfe-x-none.msp, pplwfe-x-none.msp, osrchwfe-x-none.msp): August 31, 2010

Status


Microsoft
has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed
in the "Applies to" section.