scalable TLS proxy


Hitch is a libev-based high performance SSL/TLS proxy, used for terminating HTTPS traffic in front of origin servers.

Hitch features:

  * ALPN/NPN for HTTP/2
  * Support for TLS1.2 and TLS1.3 and legacy TLS 1.0/1.1
  * SNI, with and without wildcard certificates
  * Automatic OCSP stapling support
  * Client certificate authentication
  * PROXY protocol to signal client IP/port to backend
  * Supports UNIX domain socket connections to origin
  * Safe for large installations: performant up to 15 000 listening sockets
    and 500 000 certificates
  * Support for seamless run-time configuration reloads of certificates and
    listen endpoints

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