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What is the owner's motivation to run a free proxy server? I'm talking about free direct anonymous IP proxies like 126.96.36.199:8888.
asked Jun 8, 2011 at 3:57
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Some of the reasons that crossed my mind:
- steal your identity
- because, your traffic is routed through their server. Any credential you use on internet can be intercepted by them.
- help his/her friends overcome country's blockade.
- just for fun (or learning)
answered Jun 8, 2011 at 4:12
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