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Difference between Internet Explorer Proxy and WinHttp Proxy

I was having some issues recently as i was unable to check for Updates in Windows as it could not connect to update server as well as my OneDrive (formerly SkyDrive) was drilled down and was not ...
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Trend Micro IWSVA Access Quota Policy not blocking HTTPS web pages

I'm using Trend Micro's IWSVA 6.0-SP1_Build_Linux_1193 (Interscan Web Security Virtual Appliance) as a web filtering/proxy server. I have setup an Internet Access Quota Limit and when the limit is ...
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120 views

Sharing Proxied Internet Connection

Currently I have a proxies Internet Connection at Windows 7. The windows machine internet connection is done thru IE proxy connection settings. (policies constrained) I would like to share this ...
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1answer
35 views

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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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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What keeps switching on my proxy settings? [duplicate]

It's happened to me a two or three times in the past year that suddenly my browser is unable to open any web site. Because it hasn't happened all that often, it usually takes me about 20 minutes to ...
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48 views

Route outgoing network traffic via script

I need to monitor network activity on the server. I would like all traffic to pass through a script, like a proxy. My proxy script will inspect the request and then serve the response. How can I do ...
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1answer
233 views

VirtualBox is blocking my Internet port

I live in a dormitory where the Internet connection is through a proxy via Ethernet ports on the LAN. After I install VirtualBox and install Kali Linux, my connection is automatically blocked by the ...
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1answer
48 views

Access website using a machine with no internet access

I have two machines, both machines are running Windows 7. Machine A: has Internet access while Machine B: does not have internet access. Machine A and B are in the same network. Machine A access ...
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What happens when I visit a .onion website

Can someone please give a simple description of the process that happens when I go to an onion website in Tor? I.e.how many computer send what signals in what order. Also, what would happen if an ...
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Using Proxycap Internet as Wifi Hotspot

I use proxy (with authentication) for internet access. For bypassing the proxy connection, I use proxycap. But when i create wifi hotspot of my system, and connect some device, say my android phone, ...
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1answer
146 views

Directing traffic via proxy for one domain only

I want traffic to a specific secure website(*.facebook.com) to go through a Proxy server and port - 192.168.34.34 on port 1818 Now, I know under Internet Options, you can specify a proxy address, but ...
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1answer
671 views

What does a custom APN profile actually do, and why do I have to re-enter the proxy in my browser when I tether?

I'm currently in Canada and I'm using the 7-Eleven Speakout "unlimited browsing" mobile internet plan. Unlimited browsing means that only HTTP and HTTPS are unblocked, while any services that use ...
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Proxy setting resets automatically

I am using windows 8 pro. I connect through a proxy server to use institute lan. But recnetly I am facing a problem that the proxy setting is getting reset by itself without any prompt. It is ...
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is there a web accelerator for windows?

What I mean is a software that does what opera turbo or fastun do, where you can compress html data and recompress images (this last part is very important), but without requiring untrusted servers ...
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1answer
87 views

Why some internet providers use proxy for internet connection? [closed]

Some ISPs and organizations (which are big enough to provide internet over the system like an ISP) use proxy for providing the service to their clients. Then, each user need to set the target proxy ...
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1answer
137 views

Use a proxy with web authentication

I'm behind a web-proxy that needs me to authenticate on a web page in order to browse the web. It seems to me that because of this authentication page sytem, I can't set up my linux package manager to ...
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How can I tell which proxy is being used by my system from a pac file

My system is configured to use a pac file to select the correct proxy server based on my location in the organisation. Is it possible to run the pac file to find out which proxy is being returned ...
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What are proxies? who stands behind them? [closed]

I'm really confused, I know , that a proxy can let you visit websites without giving out your real IP, and I've used some before to access facebook via my browser. The questions: - Who are behind ...
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1answer
532 views

Why does my privoxy log show lots of requests to updateservice.sonic.com/Ping.asp?

I installed privoxy as a transparent proxy on a gateway machine, and I have Sonic for an ISP. I'm seeing a lot of requests to http://updateservice.sonic.com/Ping.asp when I'm browsing random pages. ...
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1answer
775 views

How can I use my Proxy credentials when installing a Clickonce application?

I am using an authenticated proxy to connect to the internet. The proxy settings are listed in Control Panel, and I get a user/password dialog box the first time I connect to a website. While it ...
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84 views

Sharing internet from a laptop to other laptop

Here is my scenario. I have two laptops with me A and B. A is getting wireless internet connection from a Router. B(no wireless) is connected to A via LAN (I can ping two laptops from each other and ...
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How to disable internet access at night on the router?

I have an internet connection that I'd like to be enabled only during the day. With multiple household internet devices, this would need to be something disabled at the level of the router. I don't ...
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0answers
489 views

IE keeps showing the Windows Security asking for username & password and not allowing me to connect

Lately in my university, they set a Username and password for every student (via proxy) to connect to the internet, every thing works just fine with Google Chrome or Mozilla's firefox , when open the ...
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1answer
201 views

Using the internet connection of a Remote Desktop [closed]

I want to use the internet connection of the servers at my university. I have a remote desktop account, and I have tried setting up VPN, but all VPN or proxy server software I could think of was ...
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1answer
750 views

Questions about how proxy servers & VPNs work [closed]

I have a couple of questions that are related to security. Correct me if i'm wrong :) If I want to request something (ex: visiting www.google.com): my computer will request that then it will go ...
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1answer
359 views

What options exist for setting up a subnet limited proxy server for all network traffic to a remote client?

I have a linux firewall / gateway (SME Server) and need to configure it to act as a proxy for a certain ip subnet and I'm not sure what server / daemons would work presently to meet my needs. As ...
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Is there a way I can connect to my computer through a domain or IP that bypasses a router? Similar to how Team Viewer does screen sharing?

So, I want to show some people a rails app I've been working on, And I can't get passed the firewall on the router (it's not mine / the ISP won't let us have access to it). So, is there some sort ...
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1answer
6k views

Squid logs show “TCP_DENIED/407” error

I'm using Squid 3.0 Example: I want to download software from cnet. After launching CNET Download.com Installer, IĀ get an error: Internet connection error We're unable to connect to the ...
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1answer
346 views

Connect to the Internet through my VirtualBox guest OS

So I'm running OSX and I've created a Debian system into a Virtual Box machine. I want my computer (OSX) to access the Internet through it instead of using Airport. Is there a way to do that?
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If I use a proxy server, can my computer bypass the ISP?

If somebody is using some kind of proxy server to connect to the internet, does their computer connects to the ISP first and then to the proxy server, or does it connect to the proxy server first and ...
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How to force any program to use SOCKS?

I want to use a SOCKS proxy for all my programs that want to connect to Internet. I am connected to my ISP using an ADSL modem. Is there any virtual system or settings which can let me do this? I ...
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1answer
228 views

Windows XP Internet Issue

I'm trying to fix a computer running XP for a friend, and it is being a pain. It is on the same wifi as this Mac I'm using to type this. It says it is connected and the signal strength is excellant. ...
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What is role of proxy settings in Web Browser when accessing the Internet?

I use usb data card to connect to internet and use firefox to access internet. In Firefox -> Tools -> Options -> Advanced-> Network -> Connection -> Setting it says: Configure how firefox ...
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514 views

Browser: Different settings per NIC

The machine has two NIC's, each connecting to a separate network. Network A is Internet facing and requires a proxy to do so Network B is an Intranet The problem is, if I set the proxy ...
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2answers
561 views

How can I use a Windows XP machine as an internet proxy?

Here's the deal. There's a great internet content filter available, but it only runs on Windows and Mac, and my entire network is run on Linux, from my Android phones to my Ubuntu laptops and ...
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2answers
2k views

tor alternative

I am using TOR as an proxy for some scripts I'm running (nothing illegal just don't want to expose my IP address) but I'll randomly get network timeouts which don't happen when I run the scripts ...
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I want to share my internet connection with my portable devices

Greetings. I'm currently deployed to Iraq with the military. I want to share the internet connection I have (which is ethernet) with all of my portable devices using WiFi. The internet situation ...
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1answer
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Update manager cannot connect to internet in Ubuntu 10.10

Update manager and software center fail to update/install due to network connection error. Synaptic can connect, so can web browser and mail application. I am using a proxy to connect to the ...
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How to find out what proxy settings firefox is actually using when auto configured? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to view Internet Explorer auto-detected proxy settings? My workplace LAN now needs me to configure Firefox with "Auto detect proxy settings for this network" to ...
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1answer
970 views

Share internet connection through proxy

I want to share my internet connection on Windows 7 machine, but I want it to go through proxy (socks5) which I've setup using SSH tunneling. I can work with it on my local machine, setting it in Fx ...
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2answers
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How to use one connection to the Internet for VPN and another for accessing other websites?

I have two network cards. If I connect to a network using VPN then to access other websites I have to pass through a proxy server. Is it possible to use my other network card to connect to the ...
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1answer
698 views

Internet Sharing Through Proxy With Constraints

Internet Sharing Through Proxy With Constraints I have internet connection in my machine which is in LAN , host OS is vista . host computer has BSNL router attached to it. I want to share my ...
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552 views

How to make remote desktop work in corporate network

my work network has most of the connections closed. I can surf web but cant access webmail. I know that my IE uses some proxy server with port 8080. I want to connect to my home PC using RDP. I ...
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Access a Windows Proxy server through Debian/Ubuntu

I am trying to access the Internet from a Debian server using a Windows Proxy server which requires authentication. I have tried using this command in the /etc/bash/bashrc file, but it still doesn't ...
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How to run a Game/Software with a proxy?

How to run a software or a game using a proxy, I know how to apply a proxy on browser but how to do it for a PC software? Note: Using a laptop running Windows Vista.
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How can I use a computer as a router and send all client traffic through anonymous proxies?

Is there a way that I can setup a spare box as a router on my network, and route client traffic through a proxy in order to hide my location? Specifically, I would like internet traffic to/from my ...
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2answers
715 views

How does a company proxy server act in reporting internet usage of employees?

Our company recently set up a proxy server. As far as I understand, they want to apply some access policies to undesired sites, and log/audit the usage of the internet and generate employee internet ...
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Any good utility to track outgoing traffic and requests from win PC? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Monitor all and any internet traffic from my home PC - what should I use? Hello, need an advice if there is any good utility to track all outgoing traffic, requests to ...
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1answer
422 views

Circumvent proxy filter that disables the download of EXE files

Do you know of a way to download exe files although the web proxy has a filter in place not to allow this? I have searched for a feature web site that does automatic file renaming. That should ...