[stunnel-users] openvpn with stunnel

Jean-Yves F. Barbier 12ukwn at gmail.com
Thu Feb 17 19:01:08 CET 2011

On Thu, 17 Feb 2011 18:46:35 +0200, Guy Sapir <sapirguy at gmail.com> wrote:

> Is it possible to use openvpn on port 80 or 443 using stunnel so the packets
> on openvpn will be wrapped as http or https pure packets.
> What should I do in the config file.

Neither, alone though.

OpenVPN uses UDP (you can set it up to use TCP, but its efficiency is not very
To achieve your goal, you'll also need http-tunnel (hopefully, if you're under
m$, it also exists.)

Procedure example for m$ RDP forwarding under HTTPS:
accept  =
connect = 3389
http-tunnel forwards to port 443
accept  =
connect =
http-tunnel forwards ports 7777 to serverIP:443

Use in well-ventilated area.

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