[stunnel-users] stunnel4 user + permissions

Michal Trojnara Michal.Trojnara at mobi-com.net
Tue Oct 4 09:41:56 CEST 2005

<nick.hoffman at altcall.com> wrote:
> Stunnel runs as user:group stunnel4:stunnel4. The server reads client
> certs (for verify = 3) from /etc/stunnel/certs/ which is chown'd
> root:ssl-certs and chmod'd 750. The client PEMs in that directory have the
> same ownership and permissions. User stunnel4 is in the ssl-certs group.

You've configured stunnel to run in stunnel4 group.  No additional group is 
used - only the one specified with setgid option.  /etc/group entry for 
group ssl-certs is ignored by stunnel.

Best regards,

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