A proxy server is a software or a dedicated computer that acts as an intermediary for client requests. Most proxies are used as web proxies in order to filter or cache browsed web content. Using a proxy in order to maintain anonymity or bypass security restrictions is also common.

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How can i access in host file whiles using a proxy server

I using a proxy server (Freegate to be specific). I an unable to access the connections (dns mappings) that i have set in my host file. That is i want to access "127.0.0.1 YourInstanceName" whiles ...
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Reset Internet Proxy Remembered Account on Windows

When you go to internet across a proxy server, windows ask you for your username and password and you can tell it that remeber that account and password forever. My problem is that I need to change ...
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IE9 Internal Proxy w/Custom Settings doesn't Allow to Authenticate Email Address

I have searched and searched but I can't find the answer to my question. Here is the my current setup: Instead of using a proxy service, I used IE 9's internal proxy server and forwarded all outgoing ...
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Proxy alternatives/Lightspeed systems

Please read the entire section before answering. Our school IT is extremely uncooperative and will not assist us. WEBSITES SUCH AS WIKI ANSWERS, UNITY FORUMS, AND THIS WEBSITE ARE BLOCKED. I HAVE NO ...
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How Proxy DNS works? Can they capture my data?

Update: I've read this article to understand how Proxy DNS works, but still not sure if they can capture my data or not? How can some services apply HTTP proxy by modifying DNS server? I'm using ...
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How to download a youtube video using proxy

How to download a youtube video using proxy? I am having to use http://www.proxyvideo.net/ for utube. How can I download a video using this proxy. (in desired resolution particularly 1080p). I tried ...
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Unable to intercept data intended for gateway by using ARP

I am having trouble with what seems to be a very simple problem. I manage to be able to successfully spoof the ARP table of one computer on my network (as reported by arp -a). But even enabling a ...
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How to set up HTTP/SOCKS5 tunneling proxy on Windows using freeSSHd?

freeSSHd was set up on the server. Putty successfully connecting to server over SSH. I have tried to configure tunneling for SOCKS5 and HTTP but it failed to work. Especially was tested on Opera where ...
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Detect/Alert if an HTTP proxy is running

I mistakenly installed 7Zip a couple of weeks ago and got a pile of garbage i didn't want. It was all easy enough to remove. However, today I discovered that browersafeguard.exe was running, and ...
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Imap proxy to google apps (forward login with different username)

We need a sulution to make a soft switch to the google apps servers. Since we have a large number of users we can't install the outlook plugin everywhere on just one day. We've also tried dual ...
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Are there any policy security reverse proxy servers? [closed]

In ages past, there was Apache mod_security. But mod_security was not GPL compatible, and mod_security2 came along, and it was good. But Apache became old, and replaced by lighthttpd and nginx and ...
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clone from bitbucket.org in command on guest linux virtual box through proxy in host

I am using an ubuntu virtualbox guest on a windows 8 host. I am going to clone a repo from www.bitbucket.org using git command in guest. BUT the problem: I realzied that I cannot connect to ...
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SSL Apache Proxy with hostname not working

We have decided to run a secure web proxy through apache. we assigned the server a domain name and then bought SSL certificate for that domain and then applied on Ubuntu 12.04 (precise) with ...
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How to make a wifi hotspot that tracks all requests?

I have 2 computers, and on one of them I'm trying to debug a tricky problem by tracking all http requests made by it. I tried everything (Fiddler proxy, Charles proxy, Windows hosts file, etc), but it ...
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Content filtering proxy server? [closed]

The problem: I'd like to filter out certain DOM/CSS/Javascript from remote web sites using some sort of a customizable proxy server. Example: http://atdee.net serves TONS of ads and overlays that I'd ...
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Work is blocking an SSH connection, what is the easiest workaround?

My work laptop/network is blocking an SSH connection (that I can make with my cellphone so I know it's valid)? What is the easiest away around it? I'm fine with a small fee to reroute or whatever. ...
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How to create a proxy to access sip which is IP locked

Here is what i want to do , I have a sip phone configured on my home system which only works on my static IP , Using zoiper soft phone. I want to be able to connect to my system remotely and be able ...
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I want to use another proxy for Google Drive

In my company, there are several proxies. I have access to a main proxy which restricts me access to Google Drive. An alternative proxy allows me to use Google Drive, but restricts me regarding the ...
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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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Torrent slow download speed

I am having problems download torrents after my ISP implemented something to slowdown the torrent downloads. I am searched some solutions regarding. One possible solution was to use of proxy IP ...
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Route teamviewer desktop client through SSH tunnel in PuTTY?

I'm trying to route the TeamViewer desktop client through an SSH tunnel I've made using a home server (with DD-WRT) and PuTTY on my end. In PuTTY, I chose port 1080 to Dynamic range, so it works fine ...
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Proxy config via DHCP

I would like to know which proxy server I'm using. So far I only know it's being distributed via DHCP. IS there any chance to get this information?
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Changing the proxy server settings for Toggl Desktop

The time tracking software "Toggl Desktop" appears to be sending a connection request to our old proxy server every 3 seconds, and it's failing. I'm not getting any errors, and the app is working, but ...
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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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password based authentication for internet

I would like to implement a password based authentication for all the users to access the internet from my network and then log the data usages by each user. how can I do this?
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Squid behind Apache 2.4

I need to locate a Squid instance as a forward proxy behind Apache 2.4.6. As Squid3.3 listens on localhost:3128 and works OK with default config, I have this configuration vhost config for Apache: ...
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Online collaborative team, connecting to 1 or more servers

I have a team of partners working from different locations in the world. We all are connecting to our own VPS, as well as to a bunch of customers websites via http and ftp to other shared or vps ...
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How to allow squid to grant access for outlook

I have configured squid at RedHat Linux 5.4 and all my Windows networks use 192.168.5.100 and port 3128 as proxy for accessing Internet. But while sending and receiving emails at Microsoft outlook ...
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Vagrant on Windows behind a company proxy

I am trying to set up a vagrant machine on my computer in a corporate network that has a proxy. Now i did find out how to set the proxy/ssl-proxy in the command line: SET HTTP_PROXY ...
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Create a local SSH server (or proxy) for connection tunneling behind a proxy with authentication?

OS is Windows (any flavor, I can adapt). I'm having an issue where I need to connect to imap.google.com (and other services) and it only accepts port 995. If I try to connect normally, it timeouts. ...
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How to run Tor as proxy for local network

I'm trying to use Tor as standalone socks server available for whole local network. I've set up connection in my torcc file as follows: #listen on all IPs SocksListenAddress 0.0.0.0 SocksPort 9150 ...
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How to Block Ultra Surf Proxy Client on Windows

How can I effectively block ultrasurf which is being used on our company network. With ultrasurf all web filters applied on the network are useless. Does anyone have a solution to this problem?
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CCProxy and access to Internet on Windows 7

I have installed the CCProxy on my Windows 7. But after running and start it I still have access to the Internet. (I have access to internet on this machine with ADSL modem - No LAN) my NIC IP : ...
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Windows HTTP Proxy for programs that don't use system proxy settings?

At work, I have to use an HTTP proxy to access the Internet. The proxy is set through a proxy autoconfiguration script. On top of that, I sometimes have to run a VPN to access part of our network. ...
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ssh proxycommand equivalent on server

Lets say we have three machines me, proxy, server I would like to have an ssh connection to server, so normally I would do me$ ssh proxy proxy$ ssh server server$ # and here we are ssh proxy ...
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Squid Network - Warning subnetwork

Executing the following command: squid-k parse I get the following warnings: WARNING: (B) '127.0.0.1' is a subnetwork of (A) '127.0.0.1' 2014/03/19 16:43:41| WARNING: because of this '127.0.0.1' is ...
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squid proxy cache server - no_suid: setuid(0): (1) Operation not permitted

In the log of the squid proxy cache server me and some warnings are coming out every time I leave the proxy fails to resolve normally, it starts to take to resolve. WARNING: no_suid: setuid(0): (1) ...
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Redsocks as proxy

How can I set redsocks as a proxy server which can listen from LAN? Ubuntu internet connection is available for me only via http proxy. Many applications do not have support for proxies. hence I ...
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Windows: Force specific network adapter

Specs: Windows 8 server (x64) with two connections/adapters, 1 is wired and 1 is a tethered connection through my phone. Question: How can I force my browser(chrome) to connect over the wired ...
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How to setup Utorrent / Steam to work over SSH Tunnel

I have setup a SSH Tunnel using Corkscrew to bypass the HTTP Proxy and firewall to gain access to Internet but, the problem I am facing is that Utorrent is working only partially that is, only the ...
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Compiling squid 3.3.11 for linux 6 enterprice with dynamic certificate options enabled, with error [testPreCompiler.o] Error 1

Maybe someone can help shed some light on my current issue. trying to complie squid 3.3.11 on linux 6 error is: [root@rh6squid-proxy squid-3.3.11]# make check Making check in compat make[1]: Entering ...
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Using VPN service through proxy server (ISA)

I have 10 users on my office network and don't want to setup VPN on each client's PC. Is it possible to configure VPN service (Hotspot Shield, Hidemyass or even I can setup my own VPN server on a ...
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Configure putty to use HTTP Proxy

I am in corporate network where is strict proxy configured. Only http/https traffic is allowed. But I need to upload some data / manage external server with putty/winscp. I tried to setup HTTP proxy ...
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how to run plink from local socks proxy

I have internet connection from socks5 server. all connections is from 127.0.0.1:8047 (socks5) My question is How to use plink from socks5 proxy server? This command line is doesnt work at socks5 ...
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Save proxy credentials after clicking “never save this password”

I entered my proxy credentials in Chrome when I started surfing, I hit Never save this password by mistake, now every time I load a new website, Chrome asks me to enter those credentials again, how do ...
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Set proxy settings and proxy authentication

I've asked this question on StackOverflow but it's not getting lots of attention, I thought it would be better to port it here: I'm new to PowerShell, and I'm tired of changing proxy settings and ...
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How does a proxy sever get past a firewall?

So my school uses a firewall called smoothwall to keep us from going to a various number of websites, so i figured out that using a proxy server, in this case its Tor, would let me get past web panel ...
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Share wlan with proxy server (MITM) test

I want to try stealing website accounts just for educational purpose. My idea is that I have laptop which is connected to the internet, laptop should share open wifi connection. If someone connects to ...
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Shibboleth SP on apache, proxy authenticated requests to another machine?

(I hope this is the right site to ask this on; I wasn't sure) Here's my question: I want to setup a Shibboleth Service Provider running on an Apache Server (computer A), but I want all authenticated ...