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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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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how to configuring WIN 7 as Access point and using proxy

[info] : The connection : phone to computer to modem to internet. Modem IP : 192.168.123.1 Computer IP : 192.168.123.1 Computer OS Windows 7 Phone connection : Wifi (using Internet Connection ...
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How can i get proxy settings with wmi?

I try this in cmd wmic path win32_proxy, but get ERROR: Description = Invalid class OS: Windows 7 64bit Am I doing this right?
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Improve Connections Speed with CNTLM and TMG

I have installed in my computer (Ubuntu Linux) a local proxy using CNTLM. This because TMG does not supports the authentication with Linux, so basically the environment I have is this: Ubuntu ---> ...
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Setting up SmartDNS on a vps?

I'm new here and I'm curious to figure out how to setup my own SmartDNS. I was planning on just purchasing one from overplay but I need it for multiple I.P address's which will be using a variety of ...
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Windows 8.1 third party apps under authenticated proxy

I just installed Windows 8.1 on my PC whose network access is through authenticated proxy, I set up the proxy details, and also filled my username and password in IE. Microsoft pre-insatlled apps are ...
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Rewrite all web requests in Chrome

I'd like to rewrite all web requests in Chrome, including js/css includes and ajax requests. For example: change http://foo.com/index.htm to http://bar.com?url=http://foo.com/index.htm I've tried ...
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How can I get Silverlight + Amazon Instant Video to work with my browser's proxy?

I have a VPN subscription which has an HTTP proxy service. I use Chrome on Windows 7, and I have my proxy set up through the proxy switchysharp extension. Basically, it works. Sites are detected with ...
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How how can I set up iptables for a Squid proxy?

I rented space on a server with a static IP address, and I would like to set up a transparent proxy on this server. After configuring the Squid for testing purposes with the listener http_access ...
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Lightspeed blocking Hola Chrome addon

I'm wondering, we have Lightspeed proxy installed here, and one of the staff wants to use hola unblocker chrome addon. When he tries to turn hola on it says that it is being blocked by a firewall. I'm ...
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Way to do DNS lookup through SOCKS5 proxy server

SOCKS5 supports UDP and thus DNS lookups. I'm looking for an application, or a command using standard system utilities, to do a single DNS lookup through a SOCKS5 proxy, and not connect to this ...
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How can I speed up squid proxy server

I have configure squid proxy in our network on ubuntu server. All the traffic being divert to proxy server by Mikrotik router. After I configure squid proxy I changed /etc/squid3/squid.conf as ...
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bip irc proxy and client disconnects

Currently, a bip instance I've configured connects to the prescribed network(s), and allows a connection from a client through SSL (offering the self-signed cert). However, after connection is ...
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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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Access imap sever from gmail through a proxy

In gmail one can read email from different sources as long as the source provide a pop3 access. My university only allow imap access to email. I'm thinking about having a proxy that act as an imap ...
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Firefox rule based proxy server extension with SOCKS authentication

Does anyone know of an extension to Firefox (or Chrome even) that automatically proxifies websites as selected by a rule that also supports SOCKS5 authentication. I basically want FoxyProxy or ...
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Bypass blocked ports w/ proxycap or Hamachi on 80\\433

Hey guys I am behind the worst school network on the world, set up by the worst IT people on the world. The administrator already excused for all that what's going on, but he told me, he can't change ...
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Chrome Proxy Settings Resetting

In recent weeks Google Chrome is "self-activating" Proxy Server setting. It's so annoying sitting with a "hung" screen, then having to go into settings, untick the "use proxy server" setting and ...
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Can I use 2 different inernet connections at the same time

I have a corporate internet connection available in ethernet and wi-fi. Also theres a regular connection available only as wi-fi. Is there some way to keep connected to corporate internet connection ...
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Becoming a proxy so people can access a website they wouldn't usually be able to

I'm trying to build a proxy for users that are in a country where the real domain's blocked. Similar to http://pirateproxy.se/ how would one go about doing that? I'd need images to load ect. Thanks.
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Windows 7 LAN settings automatically change to use proxy

I'm using Windows 7 and have been taking Java and C# classes this past year. Somewhere during this time my computer has started automatically changing the internet connections setting to use a proxy ...
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Squid proxy: Hide IPs of LAN to not allow remote desktop for non LAN systems

I want to hide our internal LAN IP's(static IPs) behind squid proxy. I have done configuration, now all the traffic are going through squid proxy only. What I assume that after I configure squid no ...
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Proxy PAC Rules - myIpAddress() does not take the right IP

I want to define specific proxy according the network I am connected and I tried to apply this solution, but this line: var ip = myIpAddress(); Does not give me the IP address of my wired ...
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squid ssl proxy (NON TRANSPARENT)

I have been searching google for hours, I know this is possible but all google gives is transparent proxy ssl results and I do NOT want squid transparent. I'm going to be pushing proxy settings via ...
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How do I cause a squid proxy to log all requests?

We have a Squid proxy server for testing. We are trying to verify that traffic is passing through it, but by default access.log is only showing TCP_DENIED and TCP_MISS so we don't know if messages ...
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Use a separate NIC for ssh

I have two NICs. I want to use one (eth0) for connecting to Host_A using SSH and the other (eth1) for everything else. I also run a Socks proxy through that SSH connection to Host_A. All traffic ...
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Can't establish connection to server

I've got a VPS running CentOS 6 & I installed OpenVPN (the one with an admin interface), using 2 simple steps on their start-to wiki. I'm not sure if this is correct doing this really .. I've seen ...
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Switch between Proxy easily in windows 8 for Metro Apps

I am using my Windows 8 Notebook in my office and at Home and i am using internet through direct connection at home and via proxy at my office. The Problem is i am in the need of changing my proxy in ...
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Using exitnodes in torrc causes no connection in browser

I'm using the Vidalia bundle set to client only on Windows 7. I'm using Chrome browser with the Proxy Switchy! extension. When I add: ExitNodes {nz} ...it causes me to be unable to load any pages. ...
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Win XP w/SP 3 Will Not Resolve Single IP Address

Web host's server took a dump and died. The pulled the drive and swapped to another server. I was on the site when the server died. Now, everyone can see the web site except me. I can go anywhere on ...
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how to use privoxy with http proxy as parent that requires authentication?

How can i forward http parent proxy using privoxy when parent proxy requires authentication. I had read something about headers but i have no idea how to add headers in privoxy config .
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Accessing the internet through a proxy

I guess I have to start with some background before I get bombarded with 'why' questions. I work at a large corporation which I will call a-company. They use domain servers and a proxy/firewall to ...
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How to specify chained proxies in environment variable?

Linux and Cygwin programs can usually use environment variables such as HTTP_PROXY, HTTPS_PROXY, FTP_PROXY, and others, in order to use a proxy server. But how do I chain proxies together? I ...
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Setting up a transparent proxy on Mac OS X

I have a proxy running that I can successfully use with both Firefox and Safari. However flash is less amiable and from what I read it will not use a system proxy unless if cannot connect directly. Is ...
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How do I use a different proxy for each windows 8 app?

I want to use proxy for 4 out of 7 windows 8 store apps. Unfortunately the guides I have found only show how to set a proxy for all apps. I have windows 8.1 Thanks!
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How to proxy windows TCP port (that is under NAT) via linux with public IP?

I have a server (where I am administrator) to which I can connect via MSTSC.exe from windows under NAT. server is under NAT. I have ssh and sudo rights to Linux server with public IP to open ports 2k ...
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Establish connection with an IP camera behind a modem-router assigned with a private IP by Internet Service Provider?

Most solutions out there require the modem-router to have been assigned a public IP by the ISP. After which, one can access the IP camera via a portforward setting on the router. However, my ISP only ...
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How do you permanently disable the 'This Connection is Untrusted' page on Firefox

I'm going insane. Can someone please help me to COMPLETELY DISABLE the 'This Connection is Untrusted' page on Firefox. Facts: I am running Firefox 23.0 on an Ubuntu machine (downloaded and ...
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Proxy to allow two different networks an internet connection

I need to set up a proxy server to allow two different networks to share an ADSL internet connection but not allow the two networks to access one another. How do I do this?
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Web proxy on LAN - iptables and Win Firewall

My LAN is simple: Router: C.C.1.1 Win 7 laptop: C.C.1.2 RPi: C.C.1.3 "C.C" = 192.168... The Win 7 laptop is connected via its WiFi interface. I have connected another machine (let's call this ...
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If ssh connection fails using SOCKS then what? Automate switch to no proxy?

Right now I am using plink in a batch routine that reconnects to my SSH server if I loose connection. I use my plink connection & socks proxy (firefox) to forward all my browser traffic. Works ...
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LFTP when used with proxies doesn't work

can't seem to use LFTP with proxies that require authentification correctly on my Ubuntu server. When I use it with proxy that doesn't require username/password everything seems fine: lftp lftp ...
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How can I pass proxy credentials onto applications that don't support it?

I work as local IT support in an environment with strict web filtering that is outside of our control. They also route traffic through a proxy. We regularly have applications that are either command ...
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How can I use the proxy settings on Epic privacy browser to log on to Facebook?

I love the Epic privacy browser because it is built from the ground up to enhance privacy. It's built on Chromium but because it has stripped out all code that tracks users across the Internet, pages ...
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How to route traffic from one subnet through a specific SOCKS proxy in other subnet?

Here is my network map: Internet | | Router (192.168.1.1) | | (192.168.1.100) (wireless) MacBook ( mac os x / windows 7 / ubuntu. It ...
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How do I make a SIP call from behind an HTTP Proxy?

We browse websites using an HTTP proxy; there's no direct internet access. The only VoIP program that works out-of-the-box in our network is Skype and it's using that proxy too. For example, I want to ...
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tsocks using for terminal commands

Actually, I'm using LinuxMint and would like to configure tsocks to use tor proxy as some repositories are banned where I am !. I did a lot of changes in /etc/tor/torrc, /etc/privoxy/config and ...
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windows 7 + new user = wrong proxy configuration

I have many laptops linked together through a wireless net. The access to every laptop is granted by a domain controller, installed on a windows server 2003. My problem is that every time that a ...
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Watching Netflix through a VPN

Recently I bought a VPS from DigitalOcean. I setup a PPTP VPN so I could watch us Netflix content from outside the US. Now that I have it setup and all my traffic is going through the VPN, Netflix is ...
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Logs being flooded from Squid for having intercepted and authentication enabled together

I have done some hefty Google'ing and I can't seem to find a single solution to this issue that I cam currently experiencing. Here is a sample configuration from squid that I have: # # DIGEST Auth # ...