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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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 ...
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Access a remotely inaccessible webapp through an accessible server [closed]

I need to access a locally developed webapp (port 80), which is for the time being inside a computer that cannot be accessed remotely: local machine (for ex. it's behind a firewall). So, what I ...
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Serving multiple proxy endpoints under location in Nginx

I have a couple of API endpoints that I want to serve from under a single location of /api with subpaths going to different endpoints. Specifically, I want webdis to be available at /api and a ...
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Apache2 ProxyPassReverse not rewriting URL properly

I have the below apache virtualhost configuration. ProxyPassReverse does not appear to be converting the URLs properly. URL http://www.example.com/9999pcap/ shows a directory listing on a remote ...
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Apache Reverse Proxy Unescapes URL

I am running Apache 2.2.15 as a reverse proxy in my DMZ. I have an application on the internal network that I make available on the Internet for staff to use by going through the reverse proxy. As ...
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Reverse SSL Proxy: NGINX in front of NGINX and Joomla

My question is similar to this one, except that I have another nginx server behind the frontend nginx ssl proxy server: -------------------------- -------------------------------- ...
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Change nginx response body with reverse proxy

Trying to change the content of a page I'm reverse proxying through an nginx server. I've tried using nginx_substitutions_filter with no luck. Does anyone know if this is possible and how it's down. ...
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iis reverse proxy and POST response limits

I have a web app running on a server, IIS is configured to serve as a reverse proxy for the app server which is running on port 8080 (tomcat). When I run the app in the browser on my computer, the ...
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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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NGiNX Custom Cache param based on regex match

My question(s) are as follows: How do I set custom variables based on regexp against a useragent? How do I set custom headers for the reverse-proxy request? How do I use these values as caching ...
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Apache reverse proxy location based access control not working

I'm running a small web server with Ubuntu 12.05.5 LTS and Apache 2.2.22 and ran into this problem recently: For an IIS server on a virtual machine I have the following reverse proxy config: ...
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Apache 2.2.4 Proxy Balancer Extremely Slow When a Balancemember is down

I am using apache 2.2.4 as a reverse proxy server in my DMZ. The Proxy Balancer appears to work great when the two BalancerMember servers are up. But if I shut one down, It takes roughly 30-45 seconds ...
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Reverse proxy for 2 domain with same context path

I have 2 different domains my.domain1.com and my.domain2.com and both have context name /app1 and this should be routed to two different backend boxes. Problem here is my.domain1.com is running on ...
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SSL proxying on nginx — different behavior in different clients

I'm running an SSL-required web service and planning to switch hosting providers. To avoid downtime for our users while DNS caches clear, I'm planning to proxy requests from our old server to the new ...
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502 bad gateway when trying to log out through nginx reverse proxy

Im trying to log out my php application when the nginx reverse proxy throws a 502 bad gateway error. The error log shows this error [error] 20284#0: *1 upstream sent too big header while reading ...
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lighttpd example.com/support to support.example.com

I googled around and could not find a solution. I am not sure If I am using the correct terminology. I am using lighttpd (1.4.33) and would like to go to the url http://support.example.com and have ...
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apache Proxy 4 seconds connection delay

I have a big data site (wordpress secondry develop) one domain www.example.com. I have stored it into 3 server. In DNS setteing IP address (IN A / AAAA) 46.192.22.01 IP address (IN A / AAAA) ...
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Bonding multiple proxy server [closed]

I want to use multiple proxy server at the same time to speed my downloads. How can use multiple proxy at the same time. Reverse Proxy products such as haproxy nginx can use multiple proxy server but ...
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IIS Reverse proxy and websockets, failed websocket handshake

I am running a little website using IIS 7.5 on Windows Server 2008 R2. I've got a node.js application too running on port 3000. Http calls from the website (client browser) are reverse proxied from ...
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How can I redirect requests for a site in IIS to a different external server?

I am about to move my website away from IIS to a Linux VPS. Part of this involves updating zone records. There will be some time from when I change my zone records to when they are propagated to ...
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nginx reverse proxy fail for remote server

This is my nginx.conf on cs2: user nginx; worker_processes 1; error_log /var/log/nginx/error.log; error_log /var/log/nginx/error.log notice; error_log /var/log/nginx/error.log info; pid ...
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Nginx reverse proxy with multiple ssl domain

I have problem with Nginx when I need configure it as reverse proxy for multiple locations based on source server, but on one port. For example I have these servers: server1.domain.com ...
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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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Apache disk caching on reverse proxy breaks after using htcleancache

I've set up Apache 2.4 as a reverse proxy on Ubuntu 14.04 on a new load balancer. The old one just used Apache as a reverse proxy, but now I want to introduce disk caching in the new load balancer. ...