[WEB SECURITY] Looking For Some Proxy Advice

Eric Landmann elandmann at landmanninteractive.com
Thu Aug 20 13:52:10 EDT 2009

On 8/20/09 at 12:21 PM, bshura73 at gmail.com (Brian Shura) wrote:

> Does anyone know of a free HTTP proxy that can be easily installed on a
> desktop and has the following capabilities?
> 1.  Ability to configure an outgoing proxy server.
> 2.  Support for an outgoing proxy server that requires NTML authentication.
> 3.  Ability to define a "proxy bypass list" so that the outgoing proxy
> server is not used for specific IP addresses or hostnames.
> 4.  Ability to point a web application scanner at this proxy and run a scan
> through the proxy without the proxy bogging down and crashing.
> Paros supports items 1, 2, and 3 above but doesn't seem to be designed to
> route a large number of requests through it since it's more of a manual
> testing tool and is trying to store all the HTTP requests/responses.  In
> this case I'm not really interested in storing or viewing the HTTP
> requests/responses, just need a way to intelligently route requests to
> certain hostnames through an outgoing proxy server and bypass the outgoing
> proxy server for other hostnames.

Added to the list of requested features, can any of these be run on an OS X Server?


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