Proxy to upstream HTTPS server *with different* keys/certs in nginx

Lukas Tribus luky-37 at
Mon Feb 10 10:06:48 UTC 2014


>> Yes I agree. The connection to the upstream server uses the nginx server
>> certificates specified by $ssl_certificate(_key).
> It looks like you didn't understand my answer. Again: connections
> to upstream servers don't use any client certificates. That is,
> no certificates are used by nginx when connecting to upstream
> servers.

Take a look at haproxy, it can use client certificates when connecting to
backend servers [1].




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