For the moment, the only engines that fully support encryption are XtraDB and InnoDB. The Aria storage engine also supports encryption, but only for temporary tables.
MariaDB supports 2 different way to encrypt data in InnoDB/XtraDB:
- Table encryption: Only tables which you create with PAGE_ENCRYPTION=1 are encrypted. This feature was created by eperi.
- Tablespace encryption: Everything is encrypted (including log files). This feature was created by Google and is based on their …