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 redirect from HTTP to HTTPS

I run Apache 8080 with Nginx as a Proxy on 80. At the moment my nginx does not have ssl directives, yet all traffic from Apache on port 443 is just normally accepted. I have this scenario multiple ...
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Unable to configure apache to restrict access by IP for proxy

I added following into my httpd.conf (after VirtualHost): <VirtualHost *:80> ServerName XXX.XXX.XXX <Directory proxy:> Order allow,deny Allow from 10.52.208.221 ...
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Only allow ProxyPass for some IP's

With the following snippet, everyone can access both /foo and /bar ProxyPass /foo http://example.com/foo ProxyPassReverse /foo http://example.com/foo ProxyPass /bar http://example.com/bar ...
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Correct configuration of a reverse Proxy with IIS 6.0 and IIRF for Hudson

I have an Hudson build working on IIS 6.0 with reverse proxy (IIRF). In general it works but 2 errors are displayed in Hudson in the main configuration page called "Manage Hudson" (only if I connect ...
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net err connection timed out

I have Apache/2.2.22 on Ubuntu 12.04. Apache is set as reverse proxy server. So when accessed from a remote system, the page and contents are displayed. But after some time the server seems to ...
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apache2 reverse proxy 404 error

I have set up an apache2 server. I am trying to enable a site to reverse proxy in which I will redirect /registry to :5000. I have apache2 up and running and am able to reach the default page () but ...
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Reverse proxy CouchDB web frontend (Futon) without exposing CouchDB API

Is it possible to just reverse proxy Futon, without exposing the CouchDB root and RESTful API? I have the following nginx config: server { # This should never be hit, as the port isn't open, # ...
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ftp reverse proxy using haproxy

is it possible to have ftp reverse proxy like http example client >> proxy >> real server i have tried using haproxy but at the end the real ip of the ftp server is exposed not ...
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Apache 2.4 Proxy for External, Redirect for Internal

I am attempting to setup a reverse proxy to allow only a few select ip ranges to proxy to an internal host, while I would like anyone else not within the ip ranges to redirect to our internal named ...
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Can I used squid proxy, set-up in vCloud Air, in AWS instances?

I have a squid proxy set-up in vCloud Air, which I now wish to use in AWS EC2 instances. I was thinking to create a security group using those proxy details and spin up an EC2 instance using that ...
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ReverseProxy not working on OSX El Capitan

I am attempting to access my plex web ui through a cleaner url. Currently, you can access it at http://marvin.boldlygoingnowhere.org:32400/web/index.html. I want it to be at http://marvin....
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Is it possible to configure reverse proxy for Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online?

I have a MS Dynamics CRM Online deployment e.g. https://testingfield.crm4.dynamics.com Also, I have a third-party web application that works in IFrame inside crm website. In order to avoid CORS ...
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Nginx proxy_set_header Host for RPC management

We're experimenting with an RPC service (linkerd) that acts as a glue between our microservices – reading off their locations from a local Consul cluster etc. Now Linkerd expects to see the Host ...
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Conditional proxy_intercept_errors directive [duplicate]

Hi I have the following proxy config: location / { proxy_pass http://localhost:8080/; proxy_set_header Host $host; proxy_set_header X-Real-IP ...
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How to create subdomains using nginx and proxy_pass for each

I currently have nginx setup for my server at my.server.com. Using the current configuration I access different applications using http://my.server.com/app1 or http://my.server.com/app2. I have an ...
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WARNING: Server requests forwarding for unknown listen_port 0

I am trying to create reverse ssh tunnel between machine A and B. Both machines are windows and using Win32 OpenSSH. Here is what I do. On machine A I have a web app running on port 8080 On machine ...
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Nginx ignore query string for caching certain files

I know my setup is a bit crazy, but whatever.... I set up Nginx on Openshift to cache map tiles (for a map viewer, you can guess the purpose, :-) ) that are served from my home network, which has ...
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Apache 2.4 reverse proxy produces wrong anchors

I ran Apache 2.4.20 on AIX 6.1 as a reverse proxy in order to access Oracle Business Intelligence 11.1.1.7.150120 running on a backend Server. The reverse proxy modifies the original HTML code ...
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Can a NGINX proxy server pass requests to (server A) after finishing a job on (server B)?

Currently, clients are uploading data to the old web server, but we want the clients to start uploading data to the new server. However, we want current uploads to the old server to be continued, ...
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How to disable Windows authentication for a Website apache

Sorry, but I am not a pro in apache configuration. I have reverse-proxy on apache and several back-end systems behind it. For most of pages SSO mechanism works good and I do not need any additional ...
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Apache Reverse Proxy - Error reading from remote server

I have a machine that is serving to localhost:8000, I want to reverse proxy this with apache. I have set up /etc/apache2/sites-enabled/000-default.conf as follows: <VirtualHost *:*> ...
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Possibility of rewriting response bodies in different webservers (nginx, apache, iis, etc.)

I'm doing a personal research on the differences between commonly used web servers. I'm struggling to find clear answers when it comes to particular features and most importantly for me: ability to ...
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Building a meshed overlay network with outgoing connections going through a gateway

I rent a few Linux servers and the provider doesn't offer a VLAN. Each server gets a public IPv4 address, which are not part of the same subnet. I would like to create a network which "hides" the ...
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NGINX and load balancing with 404 error

I am using nginx for reverse proxy and load balancing. I can see page jump between myapp.com and google.com, but it only display 404 not found page, not the main page. The config is below: upstream ...
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Apache reverse proxy with VirtualHost not serving a page

I have an Apache reverse proxy set to move requests to a Tomcat Applet. The config is similar to: <VirtualHost 100.100.100.100:80> ProxyPass /AppName/App http://1.1.1.1/AppName/App ...
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how can I get upstream server value in nginx reverse proxy configuration [closed]

I am working on nginx reverse proxy and load balancing configuration, that is the config. backend I leave in heroku. Is it possible that get the server value from upstream part and use that value in ...
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How to hide my Windows VPS IP on outgoing http requests?

I have a windows VPS running a web app behind Cloudflare. The app needs to initiate outbound connections based on user actions (eg upload image from URL). How can I prevent my server IP from being ...
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Apache reverse proxy access control

I have an Apache reverse proxy that is currently reverse proxying for a few sites. However i am now going to be adding a new site (lets call it newsite.com) that should only be accessible by certain ...
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Reverse Proxy with Dynamic Ports

I have a silly web application that I have to run for our organization. I say its silly because it behaves in the following manner: Customized web server listens on port 80. User goes to login page ...
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Use HTTP/2.0 between nginx reverse-proxy and backend webserver

I use nginx as a reverse-ssl-proxy in front of a backend webserver that is capable of doing HTTP/2.0. I noticed that nginx proxies the requests to the backend server via HTTP/1.1 rather than HTTP/2.0....
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Apache2 reverse proxy to access multiple lan servers from wan

I've got about 5 web applications on different servers running on my LAN, which are all listening to port 80 I would like to make them accessible from the internet by setting up an Apache reverse ...
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Apache Traffic Server: rule based on cookie

I need a reverse proxy which makes server mapping according to some value in cookie. For example, if there is a variable "key" and it is equal to 2 (key=2) then request must be redirected to server ...
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Nginx as image proxy is slow with queuing time (chrome network tool) very high

As you can see in the picture below, the queueing time and TTFB is very high compare with the rest. My website has many images, approx over 100 images but they all are rather small (less than 100KB) ...
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Should proxy_buffering be disabled in NGINX to support SockJS XHR Streaming?

I have a "single page" web application which requires bi-directional communication between client and server. The application was originally designed to rely on WebSockets, but has been modified to ...
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Varnish not working with last-modified

I'm new to Varnish and to reverse proxies in general. I'm testing Varnish in an application that works like a blog where I have a page with an "updated_at" that changes once the page is updated. As a ...
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Ngnix Rewrite Setup Along with Reverse Proxy (have some upstreamed servers)

I need to setup one URL rewrite rule in nginx, also I am having the same nginx server have 8 to 10 unstreamed servers (reverse proxy), which is running on 8080 port. I want to setup that rewrite rule ...
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Ubuntu Pound Reverse Proxy Load Balancing Based off active server load?

I have Pound installed on a loadbalancer. It seems to work okay, except that it randomly assigns the backend server to forward the request to. I've put 1 backend machine under so much load that it ...
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Nginx reverse proxy pass through client certificate

I'm trying to set up a load balancer via an Nginx reverse proxy. My application uses client certificates to authenticate clients. I would like my reverse proxy to forward the client certificate to my ...
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Deploying play! 2.0 application on an apache server with a reverse proxy

I'm trying to deploy my play! 2.0 application on an Ubuntu 11.10 server and I have been running into error after error and hope someone can help me here. I am try to deploy my Play! application using ...
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Failed to load resource: net::ERR_CONNECTION_RESET

Since I started using an application behind a reverse proxy (Apache2's mod_jk), I've noticed some pages won't load (They would without the reverse proxy settings). It was a subtle error which I had ...
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Connection Refused for private networking, nginx as reverse proxy [duplicate]

So I have 2 servers, 1 with my web application (Meteor) and another with nginx as reverse proxy. These are both created on digitalocean with private networking set up. When I try to access the page,...
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Using reverse proxy but Site not loading [closed]

I have two websites example.com example.net both sites have its own server example.com is found in x.x.x.1 example.net is found in x.x.x.2 both using port 80 I have only one static public ip and I ...
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Apache as a reverse proxy not working for gunicorn

My Goal is to let client connect through https connection but apache serve it to my application which is running on same server over http. Here is my minimalistic apache configuration file (for ...
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Nginx proxy_cache security for meteor apps

I have a meteor app running multiple instances and use nginx as a load balancer. I would like to make use of the proxy_cache directive so that meteor will only handle the ddp traffic and all html, CS ...
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How to make a reverse proxy server fail-safe and stable?

I'm planning to put a reverse proxy before our web servers, mainly for high availability, load balancing and SSL tunneling. Probably nginx or HAProxy. I understand that the proxy becomes the SPOF of ...
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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 admin@...
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How to configure apache as a reverse proxy with the remote server specified in a query string parameter

Problem: I'm trying to configure apache as a reverse proxy where the remove server is specified in a query string parameter. Let's say I'm serving a site at mywebapp.com. If you navigated to http:/...
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NGINX Reverse Proxy, Config Video(MJPG) Stream to use a single connection to the Backend Server

I have a question/problem weather it is possible to configure a NGINX Reverse Proxy so that it does not Proxy every Request of a Video Stream to the Backend Server, instead Opening a Single Connection ...
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Wordpress behind nginx reverse proxy doesnt work in https

I'm trying to run wordpress on a docker based cloud. The setup is: There is a server running a mysql array, which serves a container with Wordpress Running on Nginx. The setup is copied from this ...
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how to configure HAProxy as a reverse proxy?

I have multiple web servers, hosting multiple domains. Occasionally, I need to move a domain from one web server to another. Rather than have to update the DNS for the domain to point at the new ...