From: Harry MacDonald <>
Date: Mon, 29 May 2000 09:13:20 +0200

Does Squirm handle HTTPS ?
Could you reverse proxy HTTPS using Squirm ?

>>> Henrik Nordstrom <> 05/28/00 04:25PM >>>
Mikes Roman wrote:

> can i use squid like a reverse proxy for HTTPS ? It means i have my web
> server inside of firewall and i need tunnel ssl through the firewall from
> outside.

No, Squid cannot reverse proxy SSL.

You are probably better off using a TCP plug like rinetd.

Yes, there exists patches to Squid for acting as a gateway HTTP<->HTTPS.
Probably not what you want in this case, but it exists.

Henrik Nordstrom
Squid hacker
Received on Mon May 29 2000 - 01:16:35 MDT

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