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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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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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 ...
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Intranet sites prompting for credentials when using FQDN

I have just setup a new Windows 7 laptop for a user to replace their old XP one and whenever he goes to an intranet site using the FQDN, he gets prompted for credentials. If he enters his ...
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How to configure proxifer on pc which uses a proxy server or http filter to access the Internet

In my college I used proxifier program to access blocked sites. I had to add a proxy setting in my "proxy servers" like Address=myipaddress as what my ip address on whatismyip.com port =3128 ...
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Destination IP Faking?

I have a closed-source Windows 7 application that wants to make an HTTP connection to an internet-resident IP address. I want it to instead make it connect to a LAN IP address. If the application ...
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IIS reverse proxy and URL rewrite rule

I have configured my IIS to only accept https calls and to act as a reverse proxy, which is both working fine: With the rule <rule name="ReverseProxyInboundRule1" stopProcessing="true"> ...
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Debugging secure websocket traffic on android

Anyone have any good recommendations for debugging/intercepting the secure websocket traffic directed at any given port from an app running on my android? Trying to do some testing and other apps like ...
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Thunderbird through proxy (Proxy is listening on port 8080)

In my college, I have a proxy server which is listening on port 8080. I want to run Thunderbird. I am not sure about which protocol this proxy is for. I would be happy to help you out, if you can tell ...
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iMessage blocked by VPN's proxy

When I'm connected to a certain VPN I have to use a proxy configuration file to access the internet. I think that iMessage uses a port that is blocked by the proxy (5223). Is there a way to direct ...
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How to get proxy address from browser settings?

I work behind a proxy and as a consequence, I had do configure my browser to let it know the proxy adress (my_proxy)and port (1234). I did with manual configuration. It looks like this : However, ...
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How to create a local-remote-local tunnel to a specific port using ssh

I'm able to establish an ssh connection from my windows computer (localhost - eth1) to my linux computer (remotehost - eth0) by doing: ssh user@192.168.1.100 Instead of using that, because I use ...
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What is blocking my browser (external links) using proxy in VMWare Workstation in this example?

I have Windows 8.1 as the host with Mint 16 as VM using Bridged. I can connect to the proxy links, but it looks to time-out when attempting to connect to other URL paths. I have tried NAT and Custom ...
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Bypass proxy from DOS in windows XP ?y

My institute connection uses automatic configuration url for connection which is followed by a username and password authentication in a browser. I added this to connection settings in Internet ...
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Connectify dispatch on proxy network

is there any solution to use connectify dispatch on proxy network. I am connected to a proxy network where i access internet through the proxy, that is set to the WiFi network. Dispatch shows that its ...
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Caching big files for local network, with authentication on internet

I'm trying to do something which I'm sure it's been done before, so I would like some help finding the best tools for the job. I have a data download server on the web, right now a user has to login ...
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How to use Kindle through proxy?

I access internet in my college through proxy but my kindle paperwhite doesn't have any option to input proxy settings for a wifi network. How can I get it to work? What I did to overcome the problem ...
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How can i exclude hostnames for using the default-proxy in git?

Is there a way to exclude the default-configured http-proxy from beeing used when checking out from local(corporate-network) git repository? We have a git repository that is only accessible when not ...
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Command to toggle IE browser proxy in Windows 7?

I need to toggle proxy on and off as quick as possible. We can use IE Proxy Toggle is is virus-free scanned to do this but I'm looking for a built-in command-line for it. What is the command line ...
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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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Windows 8.1 keeps setting a manual proxy when I uncheck the option

In Windows 8.1, for some reason you have to configure your proxy settings through the Modern UI instead of the control panel, which is a lot more powerful. In the proxy settings menu, there is a ...
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How to connect remote desktop via proxy server

I'm using this script to log in a remote desktop: start ssh2 USERNAME@DOMAIN.com -L 3390:SERVER.com:3389 pause mstsc /v localhost:3390 but I can't do it in my work area. How can I define our proxy ...
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If I'm downloading through a proxy on a virtual machine is my anonymity being jeopardized?

I run a win7 VM on OS X. I am running it with vmare fusion.I have utorrent on my VM and it use a socks5 proxy (setup in the utorrent connection settings) for everything it downloads. Thats all I use, ...
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Cannot use Tor browser when specifying control port

I downloaded the latest version of Tor. In Data/Tor/torrc I added the following: ControlPort 9051 HashedControlPassword <generated from tor> But once I have this, the tor browser does not ...
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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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Looking for a tool to inspect HTTP data between a mobile phone and AV receiver

I am trying to dissect the protocol used by my AV receiver and its mobile app on my phone. Basically, I'd like to see all the GET/POST requests from the app on the phone and the responses from the ...
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Inspecting websocket traffic with proxy

I'm using Charles Proxy to inspect traffic from my Android apps. I have the phone configured to proxy all traffic through Charles, which is installed on my PC. Everything has worked thus far ...
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How can I get Google Hangouts chat to work via Tor browser?

My friend's company is blocking Gmail access. I directed her to the Tor browser bundle. She was able to login to her Gmail account successfully (via https://www.gmail.com/ URL). However, the Google ...
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blocked go-agent for GAE proxy

It has been a long time since GFW blocked *.appspot.com and I've accepted the fact. But surprisingly a lot of people are using GAE with go-agent as proxy and it works for some area, I've tried that ...
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MAC OS X dynamic Proxy Auto Config file

I currently have a proxy auto config file setup for OS X 10.9. I can route particular subnets to different socksv5 proxies. What I am looking to be able to do is add/remove proxied subnets at will. ...
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Test https proxy by java on linux

anyone know some kind of site to test java but over an https connection ? I am experiencing a problem to connect to https site by java.. I configured all proxy on java by ...