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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Are Bouncers just for IRC?

I got to know of a new type of software that allows you to hide your IP address. A Bouncer Now are bouncers just for the IRC network or can I channel all my internet traffic through it ? If so ...
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Can access the host via browser or cUrl but cannot ping

C:\>curl.exe http://google.com <!DOCTYPE html><html><head><title> ... </html> C:\>ping google.com Ping request could not find host google.com. Please check the name ...
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Why after Downgrading IE10 to IE8 I lost access to Internet

I can open localhost pages hosted on my IIS, but I can no longer access google neither my company services. What is the problem? By downgraded IE10 to IE8 I lost configurations? Do you have any idea?...
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Debian with proxy and authentification and.. Google Chrome

I'm using both Debian 7 and Debian 8. I would like to configure a proxy. I've set http_proxy' andhttps_proxythat I need. I can do awgetrequest. I've also set it throughgsettings`: gsettings set org....
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Can Media Player Classic Home Cinema use proxy?

Can I make a Media Player Classic Home Cinema to use my own proxy? Bad connection using VPN. And how to make such a trick, if it is possible.
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How to change the default timeout value of Proxychains?

I'm using proxy chains for my application(a crawler which visits a list of domains) to connect to a SOCKS4 proxy created by ssh -D 2001 me@<proxy-server_IP> Some of the connection work fine ...
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Squid proxy conflict with web stat counter

I've install squid proxy 2.7 on windows server 2008 R2. The problem is that when a web page is loaded, stat counter from a third party website is not loaded and not displayed and therefore the stat is ...
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server specifications needed to create private proxy

I am planning to setup my own personal anonymous forward proxy server. The first thing needed is a web server. I am a bit confused of the specs the server needs. What are the specifications a web ...
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SSH not creating dynamic forwarding, why?

Edit: meanwhile, I filed a bug with openSSH (https://bugzilla.mindrot.org/show_bug.cgi?id=2577). Should there be any outcome, I will post it here, too. New edit: this limitation will be solved in ...
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Linux Mint Proxy Issues

My issue is that I've been unable to have the terminal command sudo apt-get upgrade to not run on the proxy. I've tried unset {http,https,ftp}_proxy and unset {HTTP,HTTPS,FTP}_PROXY to no avail. I've ...
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Qubes:Setup whonix to connect with Proxy software in netVM:

I modified torrc file in sys-whonix adding Socks5proxy "ipaddress VM:port of software proxy" but Tor cannot connect anymore. Do I make other changes? Thank you
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Show proxy settings of other user profile

I'm trying to find a command-line to show, list or view proxy settings of another user profile in some computer. I can view my own proxy settings via command-line querying HKCU\SOFTWARE\MICROSOFT\...
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Squid proxy, reacheable but sites still bocked by dns

I wanted to host a proxy on one of my PC, and so I installed and configured Squid on it. I want to use this proxy to bypass web URL filtering from another position. I can reach my PC, but there is a ...
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List of things to mind when browsing through ssh socks proxy securely? [closed]

I'm using firefox with foxyproxy and I noticed that, if I'm not mistaken, foxyproxy will BY DEFAULT attempt to resolve all DNS locally, which of course to my great dismay, defeat the entire purpose of ...
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The proxy failed to connect to the web server error code 32

I use the Macbook Pro on OS X El Capitan. When I try to enter on trello I get the following error The proxy failed to connect to the web server error code 32. I tried with Safari and Google Chrome How ...
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Unable to connect NGINX to Tomcat Server

I have Nginx Server running on port 80 and and Tomcat Service is running on port 8080. I followed some of the tutorials for setting Nginx as proxy server but getting 502 Bad Gateway. I have created a ...
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Run Tor proxy before a VPN

I heard people say that running Tor's proxy before using a proxy is safer. How do that accomplish that? Would it be running proxychains with Tor's proxy on top of the list with other proxies? Would ...
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Restricting programs to write files only to the current folder

I am currently gathering some proxies & am making a big all working proxy list. Every proxy will work but there is one problem, upon checking the proxies sometimes I get a virus warning. I wanna ...
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How to seamlessly proxy (locally) to a proxy (to the out side)

I am a developer working inside a corporate network. I have a Virtual Machine, which I use a login (with some elevated privileges) on a different domain than the one I use for logging onto my physical ...
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Why does Software use it's own proxy settings?

Why does some software on Linux e.g. wget and apt-get/aptitude don't make use of the system variables for proxys? Is the difference between all the system too large to do that or is it just because ...
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apache reverse proxy config timeout

I have set up a development environment for a web server and use apache as reverse proxy, where apache connects to the server app running on my computer which does the work and sends the reply back to ...
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Preventing a user from changing proxy settings on Win10 & Win8

I have already configured Windows to not allow a user to access the Connection Settings through the registry using the NoBrowserOptions & ConnectionsTab values under the (HKEY_CURRENT_USER\...
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Putty Connection with local proxy command

I've got one public server with mydomain.com and some raspberry pi project. I use autossh to create a reverse tunnel from the pi to mydomain.com. So port 22 is forwarded to mydomain:12345. I can ssh ...
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How can I STunnel/multiplex RDP and HTTPS over the same ServerIP:443?

I need access to my own RDP running outside of a network with DPI-firewall. So SSL is the only option, but I have a SSL web server running. As I have as well only a single IP adress with dynamic IP I ...
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Setting up RStudio Server as subdirectory

I installed RStudio Server and I can connect to it at localhost:8787. I want to access it from localhost/rstudio (really myserver.com/rstudio). I'm following the instructions here. However, I'm ...
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TCP connection with multiple proxies in between

Client sends an Proxy-Connection: Keep-Alive header, the intermediate smart proxy sees this header and replaces it with Connection: Keep-Alive and sends to the web-server. All good and fine. What if ...
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502 Bad Gateway with Nginx as proxy for Jenkins

I'm using Centos 7 with Nginx and a SSL from letsencrypt to use as a proxy for jenkins on the same droplet. Everything was working up to the point I tried to proxy Jenkins.. which gave a 502 Bad ...
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WPAD (Web Proxy Autodiscovery Protocol) can be used to automatically show a specific Webpage on all local network devices

I don`t know this can be implemented or not can I use WPAD to open a website that is saved on my laptop automatically all local users connected to same network . I want this page to be pushed ...
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Run Firefox multiple times from different locations

I want to open 10 instances of Firefox (or another browser if not possible) with different proxies in each one of them. I have downloaded "Firefox Portable" and installed in a two different locations, ...
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How to use Apple Domain IP as Proxy

My ISP let me to browse at high speed (20 Mbps) under www.apple.com domain, even though I've reached my maximum quota. This because I subscribed to Apple Music, this is include services like Apps ...
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Use media server as proxy or remote storage?

I'm using a server to store files and host a few websites. I'm going to move to Germany, where torrenting laws are pretty restrictive, and still want to be able to download movies/music. I have the ...
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Nginx Reverse Proxy wants } at end of htpasswd

After generating the htpasswd file online, nginx gives me the error "nginx: [emerg] unexpected end of file, expecting ";" or "}" in /etc/nginx/sites-enabled/htpasswd:2". The weird thing is, there's ...
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detect if IP using a proxy from terminal

I'm trying to do check/detect from terminal or AppleScript if a given IP return to a Proxy. I don't see how to do that which ping/ traceroute etc.. Any idea?
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SSH Wrapping with HTTPS Portable?

I was wondering if there was a way that I could wrap my ssh connection in https, even if my school supplies a certificate for https since they use smoothwall, and if I was able to do this on CENTOS, ...
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Can I use a VPN for remote access with private addresses

I have a local network that's configured with private IP addresses but I don't have NAT. I want to connect to a remote location using a VPN. Is this possible and if so, how do I do it and which ...
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Proxytunnel can connect to ssh server through proxy, but putty fails to connect

I'm trying to connect to a remote SSH server through an SSL tunnel set up with proxytunnel. The proxytunnel command itself works but when I try with putty I have a "server unexpectedly closed ...
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stop Chrome from asking for proxy credentials

I wanted to change my proxy settings for Chrome. I opened the Network tab in Preferences panel on Mac and entered username and password along with ip and port data. When I opened Chrome browser, it ...
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Is simple forward proxy different than port forwarding?

Here is the introduction: I have a windows server which recently I decided to use it as a personal proxy server(not using ssh) like those free IP:Port proxies. I've made my googling and it seems ...
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wget issue with a tunnel connection using ssh

I'm working on a campus where the network is highly insecure (certain people are doing packet sniffing) and proxy servers are used for internet access. I have access to a server (communication ...
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How to create a single http proxy that forwarding to many SOCKS

I need a http proxy server which can delegate requests to many socks servers from the list. I used to solve this problem by creating many process of "DeleGate" but i think this is not a good idea. I ...
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Automatic proxy connection depending on the wi-fi network (Windows)

When in my android phone, I can configure a different proxy for each wi-fi network. In my windows (Windows 10) tablet I can't do so, or at least not so directly. So my question is: Is it possible to ...
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Mac OSX proxying

On my mac (OS X Mavericks), I am trying to redirect all the outgoing calls to a server (192.168.1.2) to a proxy server (192.168.1.3). I am using the following command (assuming that I don't need any ...
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dansguardian is blocking all http traffic by default

I was trying to setup a proxy on my machine to filter web content, so I installed tinyproxy and dansguardian. I checked all the configuration files but cannot find the directive to allow the http ...
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Http Gateway for VPN (like Cisco's webVPN)

I'm looking for solution similar to Cisco's webVPN. Basically I have VPN somewhere which I can connect to using openVPN. On the other hand I have php proxy (which e.g. doesn't allow me to use AJAX ...
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Using Raspberry Pi as TOR Relay with VPN

I am attempting to accomplish multiple outcomes here: Configure a Raspberry Pi (B+ Model) as an XMPP server to utilize ChatSecure Configure a Raspberry Pi (Latest Model, yet to purchase) as a TOR ...
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Connectivity Analyzer for Office 365 ProPlus and OneDrive for Business

I'm experiencing a large amount of issues while behind my clients proxy, and when connected through their VPN. This issue is not present outside of my clients network. The client is about to deploy ...
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My Mac seems to be using some sort of Proxy or VPN without my knowledge

I am using OSX El Capitan 10.11.2. I first noticed a problem when Netflix wouldn't allow me to watch videos because it thought was using a VPN, which I'm not. Upon further investigation, I found that ...
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run virtual box machine(kali linux) guest on psiphon(vpn) proxy on windows host NAT/Bridged

I have windows operating system and psiphon installed and running. My isp has blocked some sites hence i have to use psiphon. I want to use Kali linux in virutal box. But problem is that i wish to run ...
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Which is the best software to use as proxy in LAN [closed]

I am working in a IT office where facebook.com is blocked and need to access facebook website as we have less work here. Someone told me to use proxy software but not sure which one to use. Please ...
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Use two APNs on a USB 3g Dongle

I have a USB 3g dongle (Modem). Which operates on the mobile network using a Sim card. My ISP has two APNs: APN1: APN='apn1.isp.com' APN2: APN='apn2.isp.com' proxy='10.0.0.1:8080' So is it possible ...