A reverse proxy is a type of proxy server that fetches resources from a specific defined set of servers for a client. It is used in cases when there is an advantage to not exposing the web server with the content directly whether it be for security reasons or because of a lack of available public IP ...

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How to use WebDav with a proxy

I am having some issues trying to get my configuration to work correctly. I am running OwnCloud on one server 192.168.168.80 that has Sabre WebDav installed and Apache with MOD_Proxy on another ...
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How can I handle redirects with mod_proxy?

I am trying to set up a simple reverse proxy with Apache's mod_proxy. server1.domain.com is the proxy, while server2.domain.com is the backend server and server3.domain.com another backend server. I ...
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IIS Reverse proxy and URL Rewrite don't work

I did following steps: Installed all neede features to IIS (URLRewrite 2.0, ARR, ...) Created default MVC Web Application in VisualStudio Added this web app as new site to iis (I can access it by ...
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HTTP Post over reverse SSH connection - data cut off

Here's a schema of the setup: Client --HTTP-Post--> SSH Server <--rSSH--> Camera An IP-Camera is behind a firewall / NAT and therefore opens a reverse SSH connection (tunnel) to a publicly ...
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How can I restrict only one IP to access a Jenkins instance?

How can I restrict only one IP to query a Jenkins instance? I need to specify a reverse proxy server IP address to be allowed to query a Jenkins instance in another server. I need to do this so no ...
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Reverse proxy encrypted java traffic on non-standard TCP ports on Windows Server 2012 R2

I'm trying to find a software that will run on Windows Server 2012 R2 that can reverse proxy TCP traffic without caring about the layer 5-7 details. By reverse proxy, I mean the software needs to ...
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Configure nginx proxypass with node.js

What I'm trying to do is running a node.js app with nginx using the ProxyPass feature; my node.js app is execute at localhost:8888, and the this is my nginx configuration file server { listen ...
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Simple Nginx proxy_pass (driving me crazy)

Nagios is served by an nginx virtual server named "nagios" with the following configuration: # nagios server server { server_name nagios; root ...
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nginx not handling proxy_redirect when forwarding through another proxy

This is my configuration: location /nexus { proxy_set_header Host $host; proxy_set_header X-Real-IP $remote-addr; proxy_set_header X-Forwarded-For $proxy_add_x_forwarded_for; proxy_set_header ...
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Reverse proxy caching software, what to use? [closed]

I have LAMP installed on my servers. I was just wondering what reverse proxy or caching software do I have to use in order to improve the memory usage of Apache, PHP and MySQL? I have tried nginx yet ...
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Nginx: redirecting a directory to a virtual server

I have two Nginx virtual servers: server { listen 80 default_server; server_name antergos1; root /data/ } server { server_name nagios; root ...
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Apache reverse proxy context to Tomcat without a context

I have an Apache instance and two Tomcat instances. Apache is public facing https://public_url/app1 and https://public_url/app2 and should pass each context to the respective Tomcat instance. One of ...
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Efficient setup for fronting application servers with Apache

I have to front various application servers (in the beginning this will be JBoss 6, Tomcat 8 standalone and Tomcat 8 embedded into spring boot 1.2 apps) with an Apache 2.4. Because of this I decided ...
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Nginx ip_hash behind proxy (Cloudflare)

We use nginx for our load balancing, and we need ip_hash to guarantee our server work fine. When we started using cloudflare, most our requests go for one server as it seems all of them are ...
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How to cache 404/500 pages with IIS ARR

I have been trying to set up ARR with IIS, but I can't find any clue how to make it cache 404 and other error pages locally as well. Is there a setting or workaround for that anywhere or something? ...
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Slow response of WildFly behind a reverse proxy

we are running WildFly 8.1 on our Servers. To make our application accessible on port 80 we use apache with mod_proxy. We pass every request on port 80 to WildFly. The problem is that this is very ...
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IIS Reverse Proxy to Tomcat uppercase path

We have an application being served by Tomcat 7 on port 8080. We want users to use SSL. So we are using IIS 8 as a Reverse Proxy to proxy connection from port 443 to port 8080. This is what we are ...
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HaProxy + CloudFlare

I am trying to setup HaProxy with DDoS protection rules (rate limiting). However, I think HaProxy is now rate limiting CloudFlare IPs instead of Visitor/Real IPs. (note: my site itself is fine, ...
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SSH socks proxy reverse connection Connection denied

So I wrote a java app that connects to a server in a reverse way (-R) and creates a ssh server where it is executed so the server can execute commands in the client that executed my app. That part ...
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Squid load balancing and reverse proxy conflicts

I'm having difficulties configuring Squid 3.3 to do both "load-balancing" over multiple WAN links (using random ACLs + tcp_outgoing_address options) and to also have a "reverse proxy". It works just ...
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Configure nginx to proxy pass when some conditions occurs or to use php fastcgi otherwise

I have a particular case on which I want to redirect visitors to a "prerender" server when I found out the visitor is a crawler (to give a SEO-optimised website) and to a standard php fast-cgi ...
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How to solve nginx reverse proxy mixed content(http, https)

New to nginx. Played with it for 2 days and cannot figure out how to solve this: I have a bunch of VMs running in one box, the box is behind my router obviously, one of the VMs is running nginx(my ...
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Bad HTTP Location: header with nginx proxying couchdb

I'm using nginx as a reverse proxy for CouchDB. I'd like to use a prefix for the proxy, e.g. http://[ip]:8080/proxy/testdb -> http://localhost:5984/testdb. I'm getting Location: headers in the HTTP ...
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Access pfSense reverse proxy sites from LAN

I've configured multiple webservers inside the reverse proxy package to redirect to a single servers, but on different ports. app1.mysite.com -> app.mysite.local:8000 app2.mysite.com -> ...
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IIS URL Rewrite not adding trailing slash

I have a Windows Server 2012 R2 acting as a reverse proxy for an apache server on another local server. When I access the site with example.com/myapp/ It works fine but if I go to example.com/myapp ...
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Apache SSLVerifyClient - exclude one URL

I am setting up Apache 2.2 as a reverse proxy. My need is to have certificate authentication for every reverse-proxied url except one (https://mailserver.com/Microsoft-Server-ActiveSync) that is used ...
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Nginx and Tomcat Reverse Proxy not Working

I had trouble configuring Nginx and Tomcat Server on Cent OS. Here's the nginx.conf: server { listen 80; server_name subdomain.test.com; root ...
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Nginx, proxy_pass and vm backends

My intention is to have several webapps run on different VMs, all put through a nginx proxy. The main Problem is, that the URL gets changed, e.g. http://example.com/app1/ Gets to the webapp (but CSS ...
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Nginx reverse proxy without SSL termination

I'm trying to set up Microsoft Remote Desktop Web Services on a Windows 2k12 server. This is fully functional, however I would like (need to) put a reverse proxy (Nginx) in front of it. I only have ...
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Reverse proxy server that accepts connections from HTTP server - does it exist?

I'm the developer of an embedded hardware device which contains a lightweight HTTPS server. The problem is that I wish for the embedded device's web server to be accessed from outside when placed ...
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nginx with php and two node.js routes

I have two routes i want to pass two node processes(websocket route, angular app), while a 3rd route needs to pass to a php application that acts as a rest api to the angular app. i'm not terribly ...
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Apache Reverse Proxy setting for site having Spring Security

I am having a Spring MVC app which uses Spring Security for login. I am using Apache Webserver as Proxy and Tomcat. Below is my /etc/apache2/sites-enabled/example.com.conf file: ServerAdmin ...
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squid reverse proxy using too much memory

I have a bunch of small vps set up for http caching in a bunch of edge locations using squid as a reverse proxy (varnish caused more issues and had worse performance). These vps have 1gb of ram and ...
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apache mod_proxy_html to rewrite wsdl

I'm trying to configure mod_proxy_html on apache httpd 2.4.9 to rewrite an element of an xml document returned from a webservice that is reverse proxied using mod_proxy_balancer <description ...
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Wordpress behind reverse proxy

Our organization is remaking it's site. Someone had set up new site on new server. It can be accessed after putting an entry in /etc/hosts. And works perfectly when accessed this way. But since most ...
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How to proxy requests from Nginx to SSL server

My curl request looks as follows: curl --header "Authorization: Basic BASE_64" https://example.com --tlsv1 -k (I need to explicitly provide TLS and skip verification) and it works. I'd like to ...
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Changing proxy_cache_valid value based on GET Query

I'm currently trying to setup a nginx cache that should cache a location for a long time but if query parameters are present for only a few minutes. So basically: http://example.com/mypath -> ...
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Setting header based on client certificate

I have Apache running as a reverse proxy for an internal server. Users hitting the proxy are required to use client certificates. On the internal server, there is a web application that can use an ...
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Nginx Session-Binding-Proxy

I've been trying to harden a website against attacks involving Session Hijacking. The site runs with Nginx in front of an node.js app. As one of the countermeasures, the goal is to configure Nginx to ...
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How to recover Apache reverse proxy fast after proxy error? [duplicate]

I have benn running Apache2 frontends as reverse proxy configurations for years now. What I was not able to change is the behaviour after a backend server goes down for a short time (i.e. restart) ...
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Apache HTTPD accept requests different destination IP and HTTP Host header

We've built and brought up a new version of a web application. The legacy web application still exists and is still used by legacy clients. Now we want to migrate these old legacy clients to use the ...
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How to configure nginx to dynamically read folders, user accounts/domains?

I have cPanel and Apache 2.4 on my CentOS 6.6 VPS. I installed Nginx as a reverse proxy. Everything works fine. I have 2 domains on the VPS & I'm able to configure them both on nginx. The ...
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How to configure nginx to dynamically read folders, user accounts/domains? [duplicate]

I have cPanel and Apache 2.4 on my CentOS 6.6 VPS. I installed Nginx as a reverse proxy. Everything works fine. I have 2 domains on the VPS & I'm able to configure them both on nginx. The ...
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Nginx reverse proxy configuration for multiple domains

I have multiple accounts/domains on my server. I'm using cPanel with Apache 2.4 and wanted to use Nginx as a front reverse proxy. I changed Apache port, installed Nginx and it works fine but for one ...
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Simplest way to forward HTTP requests to a different server

I have a mobile app that needs to communicate with a third-party server over an HTTP API. But the third-party server can be accessed only from an approved IP addresses, meaning that I need to put my ...
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VirtualHost for httpd SSL reverse proxy server for tomcat on CentOS 7

A CentOS 7 web server on the web will be configured to only accept SSL connections from a small number of known users. The server has one ip and only one domain name. As part of that configuration, ...
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Jenkins under Apache httpd sometimes switches from SSL to plain HTTP

I have Jenkins and Apache httpd with reverse proxy installed. They are installed on the same PC. I can access Jenkins directly and it is ok. E.g. following link works fine: ...
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Getting “Too many redirects” error with nginx rewrite rule

I am trying to rewrite the domain url that targets my site such that all domain names are rewritten to www.example.com and have the following config: mysite block server { listen ...
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FreeNAS jail port forwarding without DHCP

I'm trying to get port forwarding working correctly with jails, and having trouble (I don't have any experience with ipfw or FreeBSD jails. is ipfw even running by default on FreeNAS? I notice pf is ...
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mod_ssl client certificates on a reverse proxy

I am trying to add client certificate authentication on a reverse proxy that proxies an oracle application. Before adding, and if i remove the subsequent code, the oracle application is able to start ...