[stunnel-users] Stunnel Connectivity Issue
lholzheid at bihl-wiedemann.de
Tue Jun 13 20:07:49 CEST 2017
On Tue, 2017-06-13 22:51:27 +0530, Dheeraj Gautam wrote:
> Hi Browne,
> I am not understand like what config I have to do in stunnel config file.
> As per application it will trigger 8228 port of remote server, but at the momen stunnel is working only when I am trying to telnet localhost on 9233 port.
I'm afraid you confused the directions:
In you configuration file, you told Stunnel to accept connections on
localhost, port 9233 ("accept = 127.0.0.1:9233"). Then, you told
Stunnel, if such a connection is accepted, to connect to a remote
server at port 8228 ("connect = 18.104.22.168:8228").
As long as both connections are established, Stunnel will forward data
from localhost to 22.214.171.124 and vice versa, while encrypting the
data in the localhost -> 126.96.36.199 direction and decrypting the
data in the opposite direction (188.8.131.52 -> localhost).
With this setup, a client program (such as Thunderbird) sends and
receives plain-text data to/from a Stunnel instance on the same
machine, while a server program on a remote machine (such as the
Google mail server) sends and receives encrypted data to/from Stunnel.
Is this about the setup you have in mind?
Is your application server or client?
Does it send and receive plain-text data or encrypted data?
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