HTTP proxy


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HTTP proxy

A proxy server that specializes in HTML (Web page) transactions. See proxy server.
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In an Internet accelerator, an HTTP proxy can serve two purposes, one simply by existing as a proxy, and the other by virtue of converting HTTP 1.
HTTP Proxy Detection - Helps detect and block HTTP proxy traffic, offering effective protection by handling security issues that emerge when users try to bypass access protection through anonymous proxies, thereby hiding the Web sites they visit.
Next to geoDNS, network connectivity is also improved by the added IE libraries for http proxy authentication.
Users can work on multiple SOCKS or HTTP proxy connections, to balance the load on different proxy servers.
Unlike a WAP gateway, which is only able to access WML content, the HTTP proxy server enables operators to directly access a wider range of Internet content through the standard TCP/IP Internet protocol.
As a precaution, F-Secure recommends administrators to block access to all WMF files at HTTP proxy and SMTP level and filter the following domains at corporate firewalls - toolbarbiz.
Connectivity is enhanced by support of many different types of firewall/proxy server, including HTTP proxy, application level FTP firewalls, SOCKS 4/4a and SOCKS 5 proxies.
The first is protocol enforcement, where only valid HTTP commands are passed by an HTTP proxy, preventing tunneling attacks.
Mecredy said that the new toolbar uses a local HTTP proxy and a list of sites and rules compiled by EarthLink's fraud department and eBay.
Global HTTP Proxy to configure the proxy settings for the entire device.
The Efficient XML HTTP Proxy Server and Client support content negotiation, which automatically detects and uses Efficient XML for clients and servers that support it and falls back to text XML for those that do not.