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3.57  Apache Module mod_nw_ssl



Description:

Enable SSL encryption for NetWare

Status:

Base

Module Identifier:

nwssl_module

Source File:

mod_nw_ssl.c

Compatibility:

NetWare only



Summary

This module enables SSL encryption for a specified port. It takes advantage of the SSL encryption functionality that is built into the NetWare operating system.

Directives:

NWSSLTrustedCerts

NWSSLUpgradeable

SecureListen

NWSSLTrustedCerts Directive

Description:

List of additional client certificates

Syntax:

NWSSLTrustedCerts filename [filename]

Context:

server config

Status:

Base

Module:

mod_nw_ssl

Specifies a list of client certificate files (DER format) that are used when creating a proxied SSL connection. Each client certificate used by a server must be listed separately in its own .der file.

NWSSLUpgradeable Directive

Description:

Allows a connection to be upgraded to an SSL connection upon request

Syntax:

NWSSLUpgradeable [IP-address:]portnumber

Context:

server config

Status:

Base

Module:

mod_nw_ssl

Allow a connection that was created on the specified address and/or port to be upgraded to an SSL connection upon request from the client. The address and/or port must have already be defined previously with a Listen directive.

SecureListen Directive

Description:

Enables SSL encryption for the specified port

Syntax:

SecureListen [IP-address:]portnumber Certificate-Name [MUTUAL]

Context:

server config

Status:

Base

Module:

mod_nw_ssl

Specifies the port and the eDirectory based certificate name that will be used to enable SSL encryption. An optional third parameter also enables mutual authentication.

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