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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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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Searchable full-text log of web history using local proxy

I'm looking for instructions (most likely in the form of links to relevant pages) for how to set up the following: A local http proxy which logs everything and keeps the documents forever and a way ...
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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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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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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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How to install NPM behind authentication proxy on Windows?

I need to run the latest version of Node and NPM on Windows. I installed Node 0.5.8 and downloaded the sources of NPM from GitHub. The steps I followed to install NPM were listed on its GitHub site ...
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Linux command line to turn off proxy

Can you show me the command line to turn off proxy when I am using the command line terminal in Ubuntu?
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How to do DNS through a proxy in Firefox?

I am using Firefox 3.5.7 with FoxyProxy. I have an ssh tunnel forwarding 8080 through to an HTTP proxy server on the other end. With FoxyProxy, I send work traffic direct but everything else goes ...
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How to secure Firefox traffic (+DNS) through SOCKS proxy under Ubuntu 10.04?

I'm using Ubuntu 10.04, and starting a SOCKS proxy with 'ssh -D', and setting Ubuntu to use it with "System -> Preferences -> Network Proxy". Firefox uses the proxy, and the proxy's IP appears when I ...
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MASKING MAC ADDRESS AND STATIC IP IP SCRAMBLING ? (TOR?) UN-SPOOFED LINKS? [on hold]

r a fact is not spoofed; to download Tor or a proxy equal to surfing the deep web undetected or to asppear as an ip whom is not my true static ip .proxies that mask mac address to. can tor do this? ...
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Using the Cisco VPN 5.0.07 blocks internet - but shouldn't

I have been bashing my head against this for a few days. I have a computer that is singularly running the Cisco VPN client to connect for a work application. Our web normally filters through a proxy ...
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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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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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Manually configuring proxy settings of Google Chrome on Ubuntu

I have an application that needs to change the proxy settings used by Google chrome, then use the browser and then automatically switch back the proxy to what it was. I have been unable to find where ...
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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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how to share proxifier internet via wifi

Im using Proxifier to connect to internet on my pc, i want to share it with my xbox one via wifi and i was used connectify but proxifier wont create network adapter that i can share and everything go ...
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Connecting to an SSH server from Client behind an NTLM Proxy

I'm trying to get to my SSH server on the internet from a corporate network. All connections to the outside internet have to be proxied through a server that check's for the NTLM hash of each client ...
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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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Add a proxy to a particular host only in mac

I want to apply proxy settings to a particular host only (e.g., www.apple.com) in Mac OS X. How can I do it? In System Preferences there are only options for bypassing proxy settings for particular ...
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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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NPM install doesn't work from behind our proxy which requires authentication - tried config set proxy=

This is a problem running the Nodejs package manager (NPM) on Windows in an network running ActiveDirectory - and the problem seems to be because I'm behind a corporate proxy. I want NPM INSTALL to ...
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Convert HTTP requests to SOCKS5

I'm currently doing some testing work with TOR and ran in to a small problem. Tor's client only supports receiving connections through a SOCKS5 protocol, but the applications I'm using only support ...
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Setting up an ssh authentication server [migrated]

I have some 30 Media Temple grid servers and I need to manage the access of 15 or so developers to those servers. Is it possible, and more importantly secure, to setup a server who's only job is to ...
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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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How to bypass web URL filtering service to access blocked websites (proxy)

I'm using network, where services such as Gmail or any other e-mails, Google Drive, Dropbox, all social networks are blocked. Basically my goal is to access simply GMail, but I couldn't find any way ...
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Proxy settings for HTTP request using libcurl

I am fairly new to HTTP Protocols involving proxies and authentication. I am working on an application that runs on Windows and uses the host network to send/receive HTTP/S requests. It also uses ...
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VirtualBox NAT over proxy

I use VirtualBox 4.1.8 on a Ubuntu 10.04 host system. I have an HTTP proxy server on the host system. How do I configure the VirtualBox to NAT the virtual machine's network and use the HTTP proxy for ...
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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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Using OpenVPN, yet netflix.com blocks access

I have set up an OpenVPN server on a VPS in the USA and configured it to route all clients traffic through it. Everything seems to work fine regarding the VPN connection in gerneral. All ip lookup ...
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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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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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Even after I connect my dongle no net comes

I have a tata photon plus dongle,but even after I connect my dongle to my laptop I get no internet. The IE displays "internet explorer cannot display the page" and Chrome displays "Unable to connect ...
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How to bypass proxy from intranet

I work in company branch and my company don't have internet acces, They just use intranet. lately we know than we can surf with proxy setting in our browser, use main company IP and user password too. ...
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Where to find proxy's credentials on a XP PC

Could anyone help me find out the proxy's username + password. I have an Windows XP PC, I know that Internet Explorer 8 and Mozilla Firefox is using the proxy. I have tried to look for it in the ...
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How do I use the Google data compression proxy on Firefox?

I am using GNU Icecat (GNU version of Mozilla Firefox) on Trisquel GNU/Linux. In order to minimize/optimize data usage while web surfing, I want to use Google's data compression proxy. So, how do I ...
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psftp -F config file

Is there an equivalent -F option in the psftp (the one bundled with Putty)? I am trying to connect to a VM that requires using a ProxyCommand. Host *.<domain_here> User kapitanluffy ...
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How do I know what proxy server I'm using?

I need to know what the address for my proxy server is so I can configure another program to also use it. If I go into IE, Internet Properties, LAN Settings, then all I see is an automatic ...
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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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Firefox: Firefox Sync and Zscaler Firewall/Proxy not working

our network as been recently upgraded with the zsacler proxy solution. I was able to regain internet access by following that thread Firefox: This connection is untrusted + Behind corporate firewall. ...
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Force ubuntu to access internet through proxy

I've set up a squid forward proxy to cache all internet requests. I have a public ip and opened port 3128. Now I just need to set my ubuntu server to force all internet connections to pass through ...
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How to turn off wpad completely?

I installed Windows 8.1 in VMware and there's only one error left in event viewer/system log: Name resolution for the name wpad timed out after none of the configured DNS servers responded. Source: ...
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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 ...
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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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ERR_TOO_MANY_REDIRECTS between two Nginx servers

I've got a reverse proxying Nginx docker container to proxy requests to other servers. In this case its another Nginx container hosting the PHP application Magento. Every since I installed a wildcard ...
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Hangs waiting for URL / cache in Chrome

I found that Chrome is hangs on browsing. On hang some URL is reported "waiting" in Chrome status bar: URL is random, and messages are also different Sometimes it is Waiting for cache Also ...
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Sharing socks proxy connection over a 2nd NIC

I'm trying to accomplish the following: I have a server with two NICs One is wireless (wlan0) made as an access point (using hostapd) and the other one (eth0) is connected to a network that doesn't ...
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Cant get squid proxy to work

i need squid proxy on my centos server. But i just can't get it to work. I did yum install squid. Here is my squid.conf file (i removed all comments): acl all src 0.0.0.0/0.0.0.0 acl manager proto ...