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Content delivery network vs Web proxy [on hold]

What are the advantages and disadvanteges of using a Content delivery network over a Web proxy?
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Can I connect by using double/nested proxy?

Suppose that I want to connect to internet through proxy server A. If I am in a network where connection to external network should go through proxy server B, is it possible to do this? Is there any ...
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How to set a proxy to disconnect network actions of an application from its configuration?

I'm trying to disconnect some application from network using its proxy configuration. I tested random ip and port values in my Mozilla Firefox browser but Firefox continues to open pages normally. Is ...
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Creating an ssh tunnel over http_proxy for software activation

Environment: Corporate internal network, with only a proxy server and proxy authentication as a window out. Installing a piece of software on Windows Server 2008 R2 (or 2012 R2). Scenario: I have ...
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How to modify HTTP Responses on android?

I have an Android Device which is capable of running both Linux And Android Side by side, I need to keep checking the packets being sent by the device to a particular domain, And when the domain meets ...
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Debian Linux: How can I expose a SOCKS proxy as a HTTP proxy for the purpose of HTTP/HTTPS requests?

How can I allow a program, which only supports talking through a HTTP proxy, to talk through a SOCKS proxy? In other words, take the HTTP-proxy request and turn it into a SOCKS-proxy request which ...
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What do I need to know before building my own censor avoider? Trying to understand “http proxy” projects

My question is similar to this one but I am looking to build my own, preferably contributing to open source projects along the way. But before I begin I need some help understanding some meta ...
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Squid Proxy Not Unlocking Website

I have a Squid3 server set up on my R-Pi, and have successfully set up authentication and anonymization. However, when I try to navigate to a blocked website such as YouTube, it tries to bring me to ...
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Is there a downside to adding an entire block list to UFW

I made a nginx based proxy server that redirects traffic for a few machines so they can have a single security filter that I can maintain. Nothing crazy, just enough to block a few ad tracking ...
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System wide authenticated proxy when http_proxy=http://<user>:<pass>@<host> fails?

I've set HTTP_PROXY and HTTPS_PROXY variables system-wide, however when opening lynx I get: Alert!: Proxy authorisation required -- retrying Which then prompts: Username for 'LDAP_UCC' at proxy ...
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SOCKS proxy and HTTP: Will the IP address be hidden?

As far as I know, using a HTTP proxy, there will be a header field sent that contains the IP address of the user. But SOCKS almost works with every service and protocol, so there should not be such a ...
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OS X: Elasticsearch+Logstash+Kibana with Apache 2.4 (mod_proxy_http) from Homebrew

Trying to setup Elasticsearch+Logstash+Kibana with Apache 2.4. -- Successfully installed: brew install elasticsearch logstash httpd24 -- Enabled virtual hosts module in ...
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Windows, not admin: Proxy working in Firefox but not in cmd, why?

I've manually configured the proxy in Firefox, and it works. I tried to use it also in the command line, but it fails: >set http_proxy=http://USERNAME:PASSWORD@HOST:PORT >set ...
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Strange issue in Downloading via HTTP(GET) proxy in IDM (int.D manager) vs IDA (Int.D accelerator)

before stating my problem, i want to quote that my ISP allows downloading files only via HTTP (GET) Proxies. Visit my previous thread for my ISP issue { web filter issue of my Telecom ISP }. Iam ...
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Configuring firefox to use a chain proxy

I live in college and I access internet through a local http proxy. I want to access internet through external http/SOCKS5 proxies which are freely available. How to configure Firefox to do that? ...
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HTTPS_PROXY vs https_proxy

as I know, Linux is case-sensitive. and I usually export the http proxy like the below: export http_proxy= proxy:port export https_proxy= proxy:port so I think that if I wrote like the below, it ...
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How to Connect to hexchat in linux mint 17?

I have Just installed linux mint 17 on my system. I am operating from behind a http-proxy with authentication. I have manually configured Linux mint to connect via the proxy server and everything else ...
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Can't connect to proxy

If I use a proxy, I can not connect to it. I tried speedy, slow, USA, and int'l servers, but none work. I am certain it is not a virus, I've scanned multiple times, and have not downloaded anything ...
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Where does the Squid proxy stores its cache files?

Imagine that I have hosted a web server. And to speed up things I have used an http caching proxy called Squid. Where actually squid stores its cache files and how long will it remain there? I am on a ...
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How to encrypt connection to a squid proxy server

I've set up an anonymous squid proxy server, and it works completely fine, but I haven't found anything about how to encrypt the traffic between me and the server itself. Where to start?
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Setup auto configuration to more intelligently resolve proxy on Mac

At work we're sitting behind a proxy which often causes a hindrance especially with command line tools etc. I'm rapidly losing track on HTTP_PROXY configuration entries in my localhost, as well as ...
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How can I get the Full URL's being accessed over TCP, on OSX (or linux)

Is there a way that I can have iftop (or some other command) run on my mac (linux also is okay) which will display the exact http requests which are being made, including the parameters being sent ...
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Can't capture inbound/outbound messages in Fiddler

.NET interferes with localhost traffic (there's already a lot of threads open on that topic), but something else is mangling my ability to see traffic to/from my server. I know this because I am ...
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How to configure Proxychains in backtrack?

I am trying to configure proxychains.conf file but when i run any application from proxychains like firefox, it can't open the webpage and also terminal is showing "need more proxies !" ?? I have ...
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what is wrong with my squid configuration?

I installed squid3 on my Debian server and replaced squid.conf with this code acl manager proto cache_object acl localhost src 127.0.0.1/32 acl to_localhost dst 127.0.0.0/8 acl localnet src myip/24 ...
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SSHing thru an HTTP proxy

Typical scenario: I'm trying to SSH thru a corporate HTTP proxy to a remote machine using corkscrew, and I get: ssh_exchange_identification: Connection closed by remote host Obviously, there's a ...
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Connection reset when trying to tunnel http/socks by multi-hop ssh

Involved machines: (client)A -- B -- C(exit) A/B is cygwin ssh/sshd, C is linux What I want: A's http(s) and socks traffic be tunneled through B,C. Destination is any IP, so -L alone doesn't ...
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Ping with proxy authentication in windows

I am trying to ping google.com from my computer. I use a Internet connection which works on a proxy and requires proxy authentication. I have been using linux till now and there we can easily modify ...
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Windows7 command: set http_proxy and bypass

I am sitting behind a company proxy. To start vagrant i had to use set HTTP_proxy=http://http-proxy.example.org:9999 i tryed using netsh winhttp but that didn't work. So now my command line uses ...
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How to rewrite proxified HTTP requests in Charles without changing IP address/TCP Port of the original packet?

I am using Charles to intercept and rewrite a certain query in proxified HTTP requests as following: HTTP request --->> Proxifier --->> Charles Socks proxy ---->> HTTP proxy --->> HTTP server The ...
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setting https_proxy environment variable in a secure way

The following is the standard way suggested to set the environment variable for the https_proxy: export https_proxy=<username>:<password>@<proxy>:<port> But it clearly ...
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Secure web proxy using squid

I Recently installed squid as a web proxy, it works fine. But the problem is that connection to the proxy server is not encrypted, so it's visible to any mans in the middle by DPI (Deep Packet ...
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How to I capture HTTP header traffic in my home network

I'm trying to experiment with some HTTP data for a personal project. What I would like to do is capture all the HTTP traffic that passes through my Wifi Router at home and use that data for some ...
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MinGW installer not working with proxy

Situation I want to install minGW and msys on a work pc, but I'm behind a proxy. The proxy settings are configured to auto detect in both internet explorer and firefox. The proxy is a http proxy on ...
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Basic HTTP authentication proxy?

I'd like to configure my smartphone to use the web filter Privoxy application I left running on a Linux appliance at home, as an easy way to simplify web pages and rid them of ads missed by ...
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Outgoing proxy connection

I am wondering whether I am able to setup a proxy only for outgoing connection but not for incoming connections Please see the image below for a more detailed overview:! or this one:
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How can I hide the IP address associated with my domain name?

I run a self hosted Wordpress blog off of my home headless Ubuntu Server 12.04. What is the best solution for hiding my IP address number from showing up if someone where to type my domain name into ...
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Proxy Connection Error in Libgdx

I am using a proxy connection inside an university to connect to the internet. I recently downloaded Libgdx for on of my projects. Alas! it doesn't recognize my proxy port connection. How can I ...
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Cascading proxy with custom header

i need to set up a cascading proxy with custom header (Need to change user agent for every request), since i think our proxy server blocking connection by checking user agent. which is the best apt ...
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SSH as socks proxy through multiple hosts (with http proxy involved)

There are three machines involved. Home PC Gateway Server Squid Proxy Server on a workstation. I want to surf internet using the Squid proxy server on my Home PC I don't have a direct access to the ...
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Detecting whether a proxy is HTTP or SOCKS

Based on the long search in net I came to know that SOCKS uses a handshake protocol to inform the proxy software about the connection that the client is trying to make, and then acts as transparently ...
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Linux: Slow browsers when using http proxy

Thanks for reading this. So basically there's a http proxy I'm trying to use. Proxy performance is pretty good, things like curl or apt work really fast. However, when I try to use the same proxy ...
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how to force web browser sends HTTP CONNECT request

when we use HTTP proxy, we can use it to visit websites with https. In ordinary http proxying, the browser sends HTTP GET in cleartext. HTTP proxy parse the HTTP GET request HOST line to know which ...
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Using a HTTP_PROXY present on another machine

I am sudo on computer A which has SSH access to computer B. A does not have internet access and can only access B. B accesses the internet via an HTTP_PROXY. The HTTP_PROXY for B cannot be used for A ...
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Is it possible to make the environment ignore $http_proxy env variable for certain urls?

In Firefox, I can set a proxy for all URLs except certain domains. Is it possible to do the same with the http_proxy environmental variable? That is, could I set another variable to exclude certain ...
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Internet Explorer's proxy settings not getting saved

When I connect to my workplace LAN I have to use a company proxy. This proxy is set as usual in IE's LAN settings. The picture below (taken from Google Images as my Windows is not English-localized) ...
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Accessing restricted' content: VPN or Proxy Server

A family member is now working in one of the Arabian emirates. He is a regular at RAI's website but unfortunately this seems to be blocked by the powers-that-be. I thought I could set up a VPN (using ...
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Use a proxys for all windows requests

How do I configure a proxy for all the HTTP requests that is send from my windows PC? Could you please guide me? I have a Charles Proxy which is available on a system and I need all HTTP requests ...
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Connecting to SSH from behind an HTTP proxy

I'm behind a corporate network with an HTTP proxy. I also have an SSH server to reach on port 22. I don't have any kind of control over that server: I'm not root and even if I were I'm not allowed to ...
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Play! Framework: Apache mod_proxy occasionally delivers Proxy Error

The backend is a Play! Framework application. Proxy Error The proxy server received an invalid response from an upstream server. The proxy server could not handle the request GET ...