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