> Is openssl using some kind of memory
> caching for its ssl handshake which is not getting released when the
> handshake is over?


Each established SSL/TLS connection allocates at least 58983 bytes.
All those 3 buffers (18437 B, 18698 B, 21848 B) are allocated when the
new connection is accepted with SSL_accept().
They are released when SSL_free(ssl) is called.
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