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Switch stunnel from self-signed cert to signed by CA cert

We use stunnel configured to provide SSL-tunnel between SERVER A (where we have stunnel configured as client) and many SERVERS B (where we deployed stunnel configured to work in server mode). We use ...
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stunnel SSL3 error

I have to use stunnel to connect to a remote mysql database. Setting up stunnel on Win 7 succeeded and I am also able to load the custom configuration file from the provider. (More can be found here ...
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Stunnel won't work with SSLv3 from some hosts

I'm trying to set up Stunnel to server as SSL cache. Everything was smooth, and mostly it works as designed. Then I encountered errors in log files: SSL_accept: 1408F10B: error:1408F10B:SSL ...
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haproxy + stunnel + keep-alive?

I'd like to put stunnel in front of haproxy 1.4 to handle HTTPS traffic. I also need stunnel to add the X-Forwarded-For header. This can be achieved by the "stunnel-4.xx-xforwarded-for.diff" patches ...
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Architecture question: adding SSL into the mix

Currently we have a configuration that at the highest level looks like this: [Traffic] -> Varnish (caching) -> HaProxy (load balancing) -> Apache (content and services) There are (obviously?) ...
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Cannot find ssl libraries when configuring stunnel

I am using RHEL 5.6 and trying to install stunnel with the 'xforwardfor' patch from haproxy to get a setup similar to this (older) post: ...
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End to End SSL connection using Haproxy?

I want to know about how Haproxy reacts when I want to make the HTTPS connection over the server. In apache we have aj_proxy to make a ssl connection to tomcat server, so how that functionality can be ...
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HTTPS Stunnel and Haproxy

I am trying to use stunnel infront of Haproxy for SSL support. SSL certificates are located according to stunnel configuration. I am also able to get the https connection, but every time I use https, ...
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Connecting to MySQL securely - MySQL's SSL vs Stunnel vs SSH Tunneling

We have a PHP application which connects to a MySQL server, and we wish to secure connections between the web & application servers and the database. At peak times, the web servers make many ...
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OpenSource (Layer 4) Load Balancer that can pass through original client IP?

I am setting up a web application which uses SSL for all requests. It needs to have room for scaling and also be highly available. It seems that the "recommended" way to handle this is to setup a pair ...
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How do I ensure that stunnel sends all intermediate CA certs?

A few computers, but not most, are rejecting the SSL certificate from my webserver. The problem seems to be that some computers are rejecting the CA certs. The problem seems to be manifesting on Mac ...
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stunnel+HAProxy+Apache question, multiple site certificates

currently I'm using the following scheme to serve both static y and dynamic content. I have compiled stunnel with X-Forwarded-For support patch. Internet(http) -> haproxy (frontend1) -> Apache Farm ...
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Ubuntu: Compressed, but not encrypted, tunnel for TCP?

How can I set up a tunnel for TCP connections between two hosts so that I can test a few different compression algorithms? I'm aware of stunnel & SSH, but want to avoid the overhead of ...
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Using virtual IP with stunnel and haproxy

We have a load-balancer setup, in which an HTTPS Request flows through the following steps:- Client -> DNS -> stunnel on Load-Balancer -> HAProxy on LB -> Web-Server This setup works ...
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stunnel: SSL-to-SSL? (for smtp/imap)

How can I configure stunnel to accpet SSL connections, and connect then to an SSL port on a different server? Here is my setup: Our ISP's server, "Mail Server", supports smtp/imap over SSL. (Not ...
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Stunnel, limits.conf

After reading the fine advice and accepted answer at Stunnel too many clients , I'm finding that this looks like our problem, but I'm having trouble applying the solution. First of all, ulimit is a ...
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nginx: server_name and server_addr wrong with reverse proxy in front of it

I have stunnel in front of nginx in order to handle ssl. (I'm aware that nginx can handle ssl, but I'm migrating off nginx and this is a necessary step.) Stunnel and nginx are running on the same ...
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Securing stunnel.pem on Windows

How can I prevent reading of the stunnel.pem file by any user other than the service user running Stunnel? How can I permit access to this directory (C:\Program Files\stunnel) in Windows XP to only ...
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How do I create certificates for both ends of an stunnel connection?

I am using stunnel to authenticate RDP (Remote Desktop) and I need to verify that a client possesses the proper credentials. So people cannot brute force into the machine. I am also using a bad ...
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how to portforward port 7300 from server A to server B

We are using Stunnel. But want to replace it is with an iptables entry if possible. 192.168.123.122:7300 need to be forwarded to 192.168.123.188:7300. So in iptables I set these two entries: ...
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haproxy session stats change suddenly

We have a load balancer where if we refresh the stats page over and over, we will notice that the Current sessions value will stay stable for a time, say 45-50 sessions per server more or less, then ...
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Is stunnel capable of working like ssh -R?

I have a machine running MySQL (Windows), on a private network (let's say 192.168.1.10), behind a masquerading gateway. No port forwarding to 192.168.1.10 is possible. I also have a server with a ...
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stunnel in client mode as proxy for sendmail

I'm configuring an internal mail network that is supposed to do all the transmission using ssl and I want to have all the encryption done by stunnel. So far I have pop3s, imaps and sendmail in server ...
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Unable to connect to remote secure site using stunnel

I've got a remote machine I need to connect to that uses HTTPS and a client I need to connect to it with that doesn't support HTTPS. Enter stunnel. I'm running it as follows, then connecting with the ...
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Can't connect to STunnel when it's running as a service

I've got STunnel configured to proxy non SSL POP3 requests to GMail on port 111. This is working fine when STunnel is running as a desktop app, but when I run the STunnel service, I can't connect to ...
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Stunnel too many clients

I'm trying to hook up stunnel and haproxy to forward https connections through to some backend servers. I've got haproxy setup right, and I seem to have stunnel set up right. Trouble is that when I ...
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Unknown protocol when trying to connect to remote host with stunnel

I'm trying to set up a stunnel for WebDav on Windows. I want to connect 80 port on my local interface to 443 on another machine in my network. I can ping the machine remote machine. However when I use ...