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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Can squid work as reverse proxy server for ftp, pop3 and smtp [on hold]

OS is Ubuntu 14.04 Can squid work as reverse proxy server for ftp, pop3 and smtp? I need a server can work as reverse proxy server mode to proxy the http and ftp. I configure quid3 but I find it can ...
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How can I add basic auth to an apache proxy while using CORS headers?

Background I use grafana for displaying graphs of our server-metrics. Grafana is a JS-app which in our case is getting the data from graphite and storing search-queries in elasticsearch. All three ...
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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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Nginx reverse proxy from subdomains to ports

This is my entire nginx.conf file worker_processes 1; events { worker_connections 1024; } http { include mime.types; default_type application/octet-stream; sendfile ...
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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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reverse proxy issues with nginx over apache2.4 hosting joomla: url rewrite does not work any more

I am setting up a joomla 3.x site with apache 2.4 on an ubuntu 14.04 server on aws ec2. That alone is fine with url rewrite working fine. I have cleared all apache issues before freeing the port 80 ...
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apache reverse proxy combine backend urls to 1 [duplicate]

We use a apache reverse proxy to front the backend server that runs topdesk (ticketing system). Reverse-proxy config: ProxyPass /topdesk https://myserver.example.com/ ProxyPassReverse ...
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Dynamic Reverse proxy with Apache 2

Hope you can help me with this one, I have an apache server configured as a reverse proxy for some domains. They point to and iis server and also have some php sites as virtualhost in the same ...
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nginx with real_ip — log both client remote_addr and proxies address

I have an nginx instance set up behind multiple load balancing proxies, and I am using real_ip to get the clients IP address in remote_addr for processing by my Python application. However in my logs ...
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Change from Apache to Nginx in VPS using Plesk [closed]

I have a VPS running Parallels Plesk 12.0.18 Update#36 and CentOS 6.6. I'll like to move (if it's possible uninstall complete) Apache and let Nginx to manage all the request coming from outside (serve ...
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Apache: getting proxy, rewrite, and SSL to play nice

I'm having loads of trouble trying to integrate proxy, rewrite, and SSL altogether in Apache 2. A brief history, my application runs on port 8080 and before adding SSL, I used proxy to strip the 8080 ...
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A (WEB) Proxy Server with a complete web interface [on hold]

I need a web proxy server that has a web interface to configure. I want to be able to take control over proxy server configuration with it's web interface.
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What is the easiest way to present a duplicate of a website? [closed]

How do I most easily provide an experience duplicating that of example.net, which I have no control over, to visitors of my domain example.com? The server is using a LAMP stack. The website is a ...
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Creating a Reverse Proxy with URL Rewrite for IIS

Can this approach work with a public IIS server that is responding to root domain requests using subfolders, instead of subdomains? For example, we want to have localhost:Sample1 point to a public IIS ...
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https to http reverse proxy on Jetty 9

Okay, so basically what I want to do is set up a reverse proxy to serve https pages on nginx and redirect them to Jetty using http. The problem is that the servlet actually requires https and ...
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Reverse proxy for nodejs app on apache server with nginx as frontend

I know there are many such questions on stack exchange. But nothing could help to the scenario that I have. Here is my situation. I have a webserver running on apache2 listening to the port numbers ...
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Squid3 Reverse Proxy - Force Cache and Suppress Version

I have been using pfSense for about 2 years now and I love it. One of my favorite features has come to be Squid2 and Squid3. Right now I am using Squid3 to run both proxy and reverse proxy. There are ...
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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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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 ...
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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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How do I make an front-end HTTP proxy to perform app maintenance without downtime?

We have a web application in Java (although the language is not really relevant for this question), and it is frontend by Apache via a simple proxy. Is there a way to queue all the HTTP requests from ...
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Active/Passive Reverse Proxy with nginx

I have two Websocket servers which working with Zookeeper & Curator as Active/Passive, if one server fails then second backend comes alive. I configured it the following way: upstream backend { ...
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IIS 8.5 reverse proxy https to http

I have IIS 8.5 using url rewrites to handle requests from example.domain.com:80 to a process serving content on port 8080, this works fine over normal http. All content is served fine. I'd like to be ...
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VCL - configuration for Magento and Varnish 3.0.2

I would like to kindly ask if there's someone who can help me configure Varnish for Magento to reach far more hits. My current ratio from varnishstat is: cache_hit=271 cache_miss=926 I'm kindly ...
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HAProxy switch to backup on 500 errors and/or server down

I'm setting up an HAProxy in front of only 2 backend servers, with a particular configuration: any request should go to server A; but, if server A returns a 5xx error code, all request should go to a ...
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Apache as authentication proxy

We are trying to implement authentication proxy from Apache httpd. This should secure application that uses Basic Authentication but user should authenticate with httpd's authentication (mod_auth_cas ...
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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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password protect apache vhost + reverse proxy

I wish to create a password protected vhost for selected clients (clients.mysite.com) We have a windows reverse proxy with some vhosts (www, static, secure). I am not using htaccess files as this is ...
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Nginx subdomain proxypass

I want to redirect non-ssl traffic to ssl for all subdomains. I want to keep the subdomain the same. I want to specify a different proxy_pass for staging.foo.com. I only have 3 things going right now ...
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Nginx reverse proxy in nested locations

I'm using Nginx as a reverse proxy for multiple applications in multiple servers and I'm trying to add common cache directives to static files of each application. My original configuration is ...
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Reverse Proxy (mod_rewrite) and Rails (absolute paths)

I have front end rails app, that reverse proxies to any of a number of backend rails apps depending on URL, for example http://www.my_host.com/app_one reverse proxies to ...
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Nginx redirect to port specified in URL

Is it possible to use Nginx to proxy from a URL like this: http://example.com/service/1234/foo.php?... to an internal service like this: http://example.com:1234/foo.php?... That is, extract a ...
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IIS ARR/Reverse Proxy 502 Errors for Larger Files

I have an API written in Python which I am accessing with IIS 7.5 via the ISAPI extension PyISAPIe. I thought it would be sensible to separate this API from our main site, so it is in a different site ...
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Bad Gateway when seting up NGINX as a reverse proxy server for GAE

I want to use NGINx as a reverse proxy server so I can open my GAE (google app engine) web site from china mainland, because there most of google IP's are blocked by the GFW. DNS: I have those DNS ...
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nginx infinite 302 Found redirect loop

I am using nginx to map multiple domains to google app engine. in this specific case i map multiple domains to the same tenant. there is a configuration in my code that knows which domain is the main ...
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Nginx as reverse proxy for Google App Engine application

I want to use nginx as a reverse proxy for Google App Engine application to support naked domain as described here. If I use this scheme, will all the traffic go through the server that hosts nginx or ...
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Provide SSTP VPN and normal HTTPS Websites over the same Port and IP?

In my little lab I want to use SSTP VPN AND a HTTPS-Webpage, which should be accessible from the internet. I just have 1 public IP and the lab is behind NAT (Port forwarding 443). SSTP already works ...
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nginx catchall reurns bad gate way with $host in proxy_pass

I am currently using the following virtual server proxy setup on my development environment the defined virtual servers work fine but i am coming up with a bad gateway error when i hit my catchall ...
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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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Use nginx reverse proxy for redirection

I have a.b domain (for example) and want to serve some github pages (username.github.io/project) in a.b/c. It means that I also want to keep my browser url to a.b/c and showing contents of ...
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Any benefits to proxying from nginx to tomcat behind cloudfront+elb?

Are there any additional benefits to having nginx sit in front of tomcat on our ec2 instances, when those instances are already only serving dynamic requests behind cloudfront and ELB? I'm thinking ...
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UDP reverse proxy on Linux [duplicate]

I have a dedicated server which hosts game servers, and is vulnerable to DDoS attacks. I want to get a DDoS-protected VPS to act as a reverse proxy for UDP. The dedicated server's IP address is ...
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Apache ProxyPass/RewriteRule with p flag: Return no content when response has multi-part content type i.e.images

This is a continuation of a previous question which has been implemented with a little change. Following is the structure I am going to talk about. My goal is to create the Tunnel/Proxy. ...
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apache2 mod_proxy without 301 moved permanently?

Is it possible to not send a 301 moved permanently response to the client when using mod_proxy? I would like the client to deal with the reverse proxy as opaquely as possible. My Virtual Host ...
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Substitute reverse proxy HTML with dynamic content in Ngnix

I'm setting up a reverse proxy for internal testing of various websites via multiple backends. In order to be able to dynamically add backends, I'm using a wildcard subdomain and parts of the ...
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Control files fetched from upstream when using nginx proxy cache

we have a file sharing site in a local network and we trying to save links bandwidth usage to the max by caching static files in local nodes powered by nginx with caching enabled. Everything works ...
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Configuring Apache 2.4 Reverse Proxy

Please understand that I've searched for information on this tirelessly, but most of the Apache documentation fails to state which version they are referring to. And as you are probably aware, they ...
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NGINX Reverse Proxy - no user/password was provided for basic authentication [migrated]

I've got Nginx set up on a RPi (raspbian)as a reverse proxy using SSL between the remote user and the Nginx instance. All seems to work well for two services mounted on the RPi (Shellinabox and RPi ...
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Nginx reverse proxy to another nginx server serving static files

I have an Nginx server hosting a web app which works fine when directly accessed. Its config is below server { listen 8000 default_server; listen [::]:8000 default_server ...
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Nginx as reverse proxy: how to properly configure gateway timeout?

We have configured Nginx as a reverse proxy to an Apache server farm, but I'm running into trouble with the gateway timeouts. Our Goal in human readable form is: "Deliver a request within one second, ...