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From Gaetan Njinang <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] I need to activate a NULL cipher in modssl
Date Tue, 03 May 2016 17:52:59 GMT
Thanks for your answers.

Stunnel seems to be a good solution.
Been discussed recently, see (or other browser
for this maillist). I still vote for stunnel.


With Best Regards,
Marat Khalili

On 03/05/16 16:48, Gaetan Njinang wrote:

> Hello,
> Please, I have a problem. I need to activate NULL cipher in modssl.
> I need to implement a strong authentication between two servers groups.
> First group of servers: reverse proxies. Second group of servers: backend
> application servers.
> It is very important to not increase the load of reverse proxies (because
> they are already overloaded - they will not support the price of ciphering
> communications). So, I need to force the proxies servers and the backends
> to negotiate a NULL cipher. Conceptually, it makes sense, since I just need
> authentication.
> Can someone help me on that, please ? Is it possible without recompiling
> apache and/or the modssl ?
> Thanks

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