Anyone using any Linux SSL proxies?

Andy Davidson andy at nosignal.org
Wed Mar 18 03:41:54 CDT 2009


On 15 Mar 2009, at 18:04, Michael K. Smith wrote:

> We use Apache with mod_security and mod_proxy to do this, although the
> application is more as an application layer firewall than an SSL  
> offloader.
> It works well for lower traffic applications; I haven't tested it  
> under the
> loads that are advertised by the hardware vendors you mentioned.

hi

If you have multiple back end worker web services, then you should  
investigate the mod_proxy_balancer module, as it gives you an extended  
feature set that helps in this regard.


Best wishes
Andy Davidson




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