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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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 ...
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Ubuntu in virtual machine behind proxy can't ping

I installed Ubuntu 12.04.desktop on VMware. I'm connecting to the Internet through a proxy. I can browse with Firefox, but when I try to ping any domain, I get this message: 12 packets transmitted, ...
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send request headers to webserver

in linux, how can i send GET request headers to my test-dev web server im currently working on a vulnerability issue that involves reverse proxy bypass and requires me to change my mod_rewrite ...
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Tunneling ssh via a SOCKS5 Proxy on Windows

I'm using Windows 7 over my 'restricted' campus network. I use Heroku Toolbelt to work with heroku projects, which inturn uses git and ssh on port 22. However, port 22 is blocked in my campus. Can i ...
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Tunnel HTTP traffic through a linux server

I want to tunnel data (HTTP / HTTPS) from one linux server through another to access proxies. The reason I cannot go straight to the proxies is because they are all firewalled and I have far too many ...
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How to setup Squid to connect to custom ports

I have Webmin running on my server on the custom port. I have successfully installed and setup Squid, same on my server. It works fine with other sites but when I try to connect to: ...
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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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How to bypass proxy for a domain exept when it starts with WWW

Our company has a website that is hosted online and can be access only through proxy. However, there are many web application servers which have the same domain suffix but are internal and needs to be ...
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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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I want to RDP to my server that is behind a squid3 proxy

I want to be able to rdp into my server behind squid3 proxy (on ubuntu). This is a windows 2000 server and is used for testing. I need it behind a proxy so that it is off my normal network as it is a ...
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Privoxy block image

I have a privoxy adblocker setup on my raspberry pi with the adblock plus lists. It is working perfectly, all the ads are getting blocked perfectly. I have a problem tough. When the ads are blocked, ...
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How to use OpenVPN behind a HTTP and HTTPS proxy?

I have to use a proxy to access the internet. I want create a VPN server that will connect through this proxy. It makes it easier to setup on devices. Here is a grid: # # # # # # # # # # # # ...
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Redirection of web content from linux router to separate web proxy

Here's a good one: while I like the reporting features and https filtering of the up-and-coming Sphirewall firewall/router distribution, it is not quite up to speed on the things that I require in ...
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5 Feb 16:53:26 ntpdate[414]: no server suitable for synchronization found

I want to setup ntp in beaglebone based custom board. /etc/ntp.conf file content is as mentioned below driftfile /var/run/ntp.drift server pool.ntp.org server 1.in.pool.ntp.org server ...
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Route outgoing VPN traffic through local transparent proxy

I have a Digital Ocean droplet (similar to an Amazon EC2 instance) running Ubuntu Server 12.04.3 x64 with both strongswan 5.1.1 (built from source) and squid 3.4.2 (also built from source) installed. ...
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How to get rid of prompts for credentials connecting to proxy Server officeimg.vo.msecnd.net in Office 2013?

I have experienced this issue mainly with Excel, Word and Powerpoint 2013, where there is constant pop-up box asking for login credentials as it tries to connect to officeimg.vo.msecnd.net I have ...
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Windows 7 Disable Proxy via cmd - and put in effect

Windows 7 (64-bit) Disable Proxy via cmd - and put in effect? I have found the correct registry key to change, and have code to change it. reg add ...
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Squid proxy on ubuntu 12.04 times out for everything

On my freshly imaged virtual private server, I just finished installing squid version 3.1.19. As expected, the default configuration didn't work. So, I saved the original config file and created a ew ...
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Reverse Proxy to a URL

I have a Ubuntu 12.04.3 server set up acting as DNS server (BIND9), web server (Apache2) and a reverse proxy server (haproxy). My goal is to have haproxy redirect to some of the other servers on the ...
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SSH Port Forwarding Service

My home computer is behind a firewall that I do not control and blocks all (yes, all) inbound traffic. Nearly any outbound traffic (and replies associated with it) are allowed, though. I would like ...
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Win 7 Connection keep change and Reset user costumization always fail

I am running Windows 7, I don't have any visual studio in my laptop. Every day after starting up my connection change to using proxy. some times change into automaticly will only last for several ...
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Adding an exception to ProxyCommand in ssh config file

How to add a ProxyCommand to all the ssh hosts except for abc.com I tried the following lines in ~/.ssh/config file but it does not work. Host * ProxyCommand nc -X connect -x ...
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Proxy public URL to my local VM

I have a local macbook behind a router in the company network that runs a Windows VM on parallels. I also have a linux VM on Linode. I want to setup a public URL on my Linode that will forward all ...
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Configuring Virtualbox to use an authenticating proxy

I have a couple of Virtualbox VMs (ubuntu guest) running on a windows 7 host, but internet access is through an authenticating proxy with a self signed certificate. Configuring this for just one of ...
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Redirecting to transparent proxy using PF on Mac OS X

I am currently trying to run rtmpsuck which is a transparent proxy on Mac OS X, however it doesn't seem there has been much luck getting it to work in the past. In the README it suggests to use ipfw ...
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In windows 8, my proxy server settings get enabled automatically, how do I turn this off?

I have a new laptop running windows 8, the proxy settings get enabled randomly and I can't use Internet explorer at that point. I have to manually turn off the proxy each time. I've gone through ...
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How to use a proxy for localhost?

I want to test my web app with different IP addresses. I'm looking for a way to change my IP address when browsing my site located in http://localhost/ (WAMPServer). What can I do to fake my IP ...
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How to implement “SSH Transparent Proxy” on SSH server not client

My usage scenario is this: I have many A type server names as "A1","A2","A3", and one B type server , and have many 'C' type server names as "C1""C2""C3". when I ssh use openssh from A as ...
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Linux permissions and dnscrypt-proxy (Network permission?)

I asked this on "ask Ubuntu" and had much luck yet, so I thought I might try here as well http://askubuntu.com/questions/409660/dnscrypt-proxy-works-but-with-incorrect-permissions I have successfully ...
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Redirect all traffic on local machine through proxy (squid) [duplicate]

How to redirect all traffic on local machine through proxy (squid) also installed on local machine (Windows 7) without configuring client (browsers)?
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Got requests.exceptions.SSLError error when running googleplay-api

I want to share my experience on the problem, so this is sort of a self-answered question. Hope it helps. I'm trying to use googleplay-api to download apks from Google Play. My network environment ...
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Apache mod_proxy with automatic authentication

I am setting up a proxy in apache through the directive ProxyPass and ProxyPassReverse for some urls: ProxyPass /mypath http://myotherserver.com ProxyPassReverse /mypath http://myotherserver.com ...
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How can some services apply HTTP proxy by modifying DNS server?

Some services, like ProxyDNS, provided a way to access region-restricted websites like Hulu. I believe this kind of services are based on HTTP proxy, when we accessing hulu.com, the HTTP proxy is ...
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Minecraft proxy/vpn setup

I have a server which I want students at my university to be able to access. However for some reason the university network drops the connection and since this is an entertainment service, while not ...