[squid-users] Accessing cache_peer siblings with ssl for reverse proxy

Amos Jeffries squid3 at treenet.co.nz
Wed Oct 7 08:30:24 UTC 2015

On 7/10/2015 3:11 a.m., Veiko Kukk wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> I have successfully set up reverse proxy and ICP communication between
> siblings. I'd like to encrypt cache sharing between siblings, but cannot
> figure out the optimal solution for this. I have not found from
> documentation, how to do ssl encryption between cache_peer hosts so that
> cache objects are transferred securely over the Internet.
> It works like this: local http client connects to squid with plain http,
> squid acts as https client for remote server, fetches objects and stores
> them into cache. The question is, how to fetch objects from sibling
> caches with ssl and minimal overhead?

Same way you configured it for the parent proxy. What makes you think it
would be any different?


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