[stunnel-users] older browsers, stunnel and privoxy
kovacsjanosfasz at gmail.com
Thu Dec 13 16:50:44 CET 2018
okay, but thats why i configure stunnel to connect to the privoxy address
"Reverse proxy connects to 1 (or small set of) server, defined in
proxy configuration, client cannot select destination server."
"Stunnel does not read contents of request and can connect only to
the one server would be privoxy, which connects to servers defined in
the client connection request, which it does perfectly if used in
itself. all stunnel would have to do is decrypt the traffic going to
On 12/13/18, yyy <yyy at yyy.id.lv> wrote:
> It cannot be made to work.
> TLS termination proxy is type of reverse proxy, proxy behind browser is a
> forward proxy.
> Reverse proxy connects to 1 (or small set of) server, defined in proxy
> configuration, client cannot select destination server.
> Forward proxy connects to many servers, defined in client connection
> Stunnel does not read contents of request and can connect only to defined
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "kovacs janos" <kovacsjanosfasz at gmail.com>
> To: "Yyy" <yyy at yyy.id.lv>
> Cc: <stunnel-users at stunnel.org>
> Sent: Wednesday, December 12, 2018 5:56 PM
> Subject: Re: [stunnel-users] older browsers, stunnel and privoxy
>> anyways, here is an article about what i need:
>> except it shouldnt pass the unencrypted data to a server but a browser.
>> on the same page, stunnel is listed under "Servers capable of acting
>> as a TLS/SSL termination proxy".
>> i would be grateful if i could finally make this work
>> On 12/9/18, kovacs janos <kovacsjanosfasz at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> how can i disable verification though? at first i just want to see it
>>> work at all.
>>> in the howto page, it says this:
>>> Stunnel has 3 methods for checking certificates, which are controlled
>>> by the verify option:
>>> Do not Verify Certificates
>>> If no verify argument is given, then stunnel will ignore any
>>> certificates offered and will allow all connections.
>>> there is no "verify" in the stunnel.conf file, and only the gmail
>>> service examples have verifyChain
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