Configuring <application>OpenSSL</application> Config files /etc/ssl/openssl.cnf Configuration Information Most people who just want to use openssl for providing functions to other programs such as OpenSSH and web browsers won't need to worry about configuring OpenSSL. Configuring OpenSSL is an advanced topic and so those who do would normally be expected to either know how to do it or to be able to find out how to do it.