[openssl-users] OpenSSL in Linux kernel

Salz, Rich rsalz at akamai.com
Thu Apr 21 21:00:07 UTC 2016

> Can SSL library be used in Linux kernel mode?

The crypto libraries can, and are in some places, in the kernel.

If you want to put the SSL/TLS protocol into the kernel, you will need to do some work, just as writing a BIO type that works in the kernel and perhaps malloc/free routines, probably some other stuff.

That would be cool to see :)            

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