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A device (either hardware or another computer) that acts as an in-between interface between a computer and a network.

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How to determine if there is a stealth proxy server recording my computer?

Sorry for rough question, I'm not an engineeer. My company just bought me an Apple computer. I've heard of privacy leaks and computer data stealers such as proxy server, etc. I know firewall proxy ...
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Using SOCKS and system Firewall blocks IMAP/SMTP

When I use the internal service of my university, I need to be inside the university network. So I have been using the SOCKS proxy and an SSH login server of my university for many years when I am out ...
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How to set the proxy variable in bash?

How to set the proxy variable in bash in macOS? I cannot install Homebrew, it gives the following error: curl: (60) SSL certificate problem: self signed certificate in certificate chain More details ...
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How to connect MacBook to Socks5 proxy, but over a VPN?

I have a MacBook Pro with both Mullvad VPN and Proxifier installed. I'm trying to run both simultaneously, so that my traffic follows this pattern: HOST >> VPN >> SOCKS5 >> Internet ...
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HTTPS Proxy works when set up within Firefox using FoxyProxy, but not when set up in System Settings

I have confirmed that they are both set up as HTTPS proxies, use the same host and port, as well as username and password. Here is the error that safari gives when trying to go to https://google.com: ...
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"Bypass proxy settings for these hosts" works then fails... then works again after toggling Ethernet service

Conditions upon boot privoxy is installed (I DON'T have it set to start automatically on reboot). Network Settings are set for privoxy (please see my Bypass settings): Web proxy (HTTP) ON Server ...
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Secure web proxy (HTTPs) settings sending plain http request

I have my Secure web proxy (HTTPs) setting as following. Server: my.proxy.net Port: 5000 It looks like my proxy server gets a request, but gives error like this. http: TLS handshake error from my.ip....
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Is there an app for Mac thats lets me route all system traffic through a SOCKS5 server?

I'm already using the socks proxy option in the network settings. The problem is, not all applications appear to be passing their traffic through the proxy. Is there a simple SOCKS client for Mac ...
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Toggle Network Filters

What terminal commands list/toggle Status for network Filters & Proxies? Background: Cisco Secure Client (VPN) has added three network filters: Disconnecting and closing Cisco Secure Client does ...
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Is there a proxy manager app for iOS that can bypass some URLs and connect to them directly?

Is there a proxy manager app for iOS that can bypass some URLs and connect to them directly (by specifying rules)? If not, do you know of a solution that this can be done, even if it needs creating a ...
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Transparent network proxy for Apple system services wants to use the "login" keychain

I recently changed my M1 Mac 2021 Ventura 13.2.1 user password for I think the first time since buying, and this resulted in my default keychain password being out of sync with my login, so it prompts ...
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How do I enable Proxy Configuration File for VPN on Mac Terminal?

I'm using a Mac, I have the corporate VPN turned on (Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client) In the Proxies tab of System Preferences I have "Proxy Configuration File" enabled with the URL (...
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macOS Server Service Proxy reverse proxy request for specific host

Reverse Proxy for Home Assistant with macOS Server 5.3.1 Created a website within Server App for EXTERNALHOSTNAME.TLD Selected SSL Certificate for EXTERNALHOSTNAME.TLD Enabled web app in Advanced ...
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how to unset the iterm proxy

when I am using this command to install flutter in macOS Monteney, shows error: $ fvm install 2.5.0 ...
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Cannot access proxy when http_proxy is set

I recently upgraded to macOS Ventura from Catalina and terminal commands suddenly stopped accepting proxies. I use ClashX for proxy. Currently chrome connects to that proxy but the terminal doesn't. ...
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Macbook Wi-Fi proxy settings not working

When I configure my Macbook Pro M1 Pro (macOS 12.6) to use proxy settings all traffic which are not LAN/local stops working. I must use a proxy for getting access to the internet. I have tried via ...
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How to I prevent this proxy login box?

Whenever I connect to our organisations VPN, every app that uses the Internet pops up with this box asking me to log into the proxy. I do not need to provide a username or password, so each time I ...
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Sending custom requests through iCloud private relay

I'm asking myself if it is possible to send custom requests (including custom headers) via the iCloud private relay, as I could do it with a normal VPN ? If not, is there any program made to send ...
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Can I disable the certificate pinning checks on MacOS to relax proxy inspection detection?

I'm behind a proxy and some websites don't work, in particular ones related to MacOS update, app store etc. I imported the proxy certificate to the MacOS keychain. When I go to https://apps.apple.com ...
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How can we restore Apple silicon Mac hardware on networks secured in an enterprise environment?

Is there some way to do a full IPSW restore in an enterprise environment? In our case this means no DHCP and behind a proxy. Other machines all have a fixed IP and proxy certificate installed. But ...
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Proxy configured through .pac file behind enterprise VPN doesn't apply to CURL (terminal) commands

I can make a request to https://www.google.com in the browser behind VPN but when I curl that, it doesn't work. But if I disable VPN and do a curl https://www.google.com it will send a response. With ...
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I have no HTTP proxy option on IOS

I tried to set up a http proxy I went to "settings>wi-fi>my_network>i" but there was no http proxy option It's just DNS and nothing after that My IOS version: 14.5.1 My device: ...
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Web proxies enabled by default is preventing the internet from working

I am unable to use the internet with any browsers on my machine because somehow I have got web proxies enabled as shown below in the screenshot - I can turn these off easily but when I reboot both ...
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How secure is Apple's Mail Privacy Protection?

Apple states the following about their Mail Privacy Protection feature: The Mail app can help protect your privacy. Email messages you receive may include remote content that allows a sender to ...
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How do I route all internet traffic from one Mac to another?

I think this should be possible but I'm not knowledgeable to make it work myself. I have a MacBook that has a VPN connection and I want to be able to access this VPN connection from another MacBook. ...
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Mac proxy settings don't work but do work in Firefox

I have a proxy running on my phone and I am trying to connect to that proxy. When I set the proxy settings in Firefox directly (Settings > Network Settings > Manual Proxy Configuration) it works ...
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Proxy cannot be removed

I tried to remove the configured proxy on my machine via the System Preferences, but after unchecking all proxies in the settings, it still uses the proxy. And if I check the proxy via scutil --proxy ...
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Create a HTTPS Tunnel to avoid network hard limitations

Here is my problem : At work, if I don't want to use my phone for everything I use the provided connection to the internet, that goes through a network that has strict restrictions : basically all ...
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Is it possible to have multiple Safari windows with different proxy settings?

I'd like to have a Safari window that routes all its traffic through a custom proxy for debugging, while the rest of the traffic on my machine uses the normal system-level proxy settings. Is this ...
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Enhancing anti-tracking measures

Recently, Facebook introduced a “feature” that makes any link to a Wordpress blog fail. I found a way to reverse those effects for my own blog, but it would be cool to do the same if I were to click ...
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How can one tell if DNS is being [on-machine] intercepted

On MacOS it is now possible for applications to insert a DNS proxy provider (i.e. using nednsproxyprovider) which intercepts all DNS requests. How is it possible to discover, or list, whether such DNS ...
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Access VPN Connected in VMWare Windows 10 in Macbook Bigsur

I have Macbook Pro which has windows installed in VMWare Fusion. I have VPN installed inside windows 10 and i can connect and access websites. Is there a way i can connect VPN in windows and proxy it ...
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SSH and Screen Sharing Work on Remote OSX on Home Network but not SOCKS

I asked a similar question on superuser, but haven't gotten any responses. I'd like to be able to surf the web with my home IP address while abroad. I figured this would be easy to accomplish by ...
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How can I repair my DNS so that it doesn't require a VPN or proxy to use the internet? (Anomalous problem)

Operating on a VPN or proxy is fine when I'm browsing and surfing, but certain sites will change the content based on the geographic location associated with the IP address of the VPN/Proxy Server, ...
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How do I configure proxy for my terminal with v2ray?

With v2ray on macOX 10.13.6, I can access some sites from Chrome but I cannot access those sites from terminal. the configuration for v2ray looks like this { "v": "2", &...
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Messages asking me permission to access the proxy data stored in keychain

When connected to my office network, I keep getting messages asking me permission to access the proxy data stored in keychain. They keep popping up every few minutes (even seconds), no matter what I ...
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localhost refused to connect after running Django server

I have looked at the questions similar to this and found none that matches. I was running PCcharm and Python and had to start the Django server. The first time I ran it worked fine but when I edited ...
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"Wikipedia" dictionary does not work even when proxy is set [duplicate]

I'm in China, so wikipedia is blocked. However, before the English wikipedia is blocked, using wikipedia dictionary already gives "wikipedia server is currently unavailable". The wikipedia ...
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MacBook unable to visit websites while connected to Wifi

A month ago I made a wrong manipulation in the Network settings of my computer and since then I cannot browse any websites nor use the Mail app when I connect to my office’s WiFi or at the local café. ...
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Is a FaceTime Proxy Possible?

I'm wondering if it'd be technically possible to have someone FaceTime a bot and the bot serves as a proxy to FaceTime another number? Similar question with iMessage? By Proxy I also mean calling the ...
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Can't connect to any apple servers, third party apps have trouble connecting

Problem I can't login to iCloud, Itunes, App Store on my Macbook Accessing the App Store app displays a 'Cannot connect to App Store' message Attempting to sign in by going to [System Preferences > ...
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macOS Big Sur Dictionary.app doesn't use system proxy

When using Wikipedia in Dictionary.app on macOS Big Sur 11.0.1, Dictionary.app sends HTTPS requests to *.b.akamaiedge.net and is not utilizing system proxy (HTTP or socks5). How do I fix this?
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How to sniff packets between a iOS device and an ethernet (via USB) device

I have a USB camera that does work with iOS devices only on a specific application made by the manufacturer. When connected, it creates an ethernet interface for which I'm always assigned the same IP ...
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macports mod_proxy configuration gives error AH01144 No protocol handler was valid for the URL .. scheme http

I am trying to a reverse proxy to get Apache Jena Fuseki which will only work on localhost:3030 visible from my intranet. I get the error message shown below although the proxy modules seem to be ...
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Why I can still access Internet after I set the the HTTP proxy to a unknow address?

Why I set the HTTP proxy to a nono-proxy IP address, I can still access the Internet? I follow this tutorial, at the time 2:08, you see there should be can not access the Internet. but I set to a non-...
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Using a bash script to set up Proxies on macOS

Mojave 10.14.6 My company use Proxy. One Proxy for HTTP and One Proxy for HTTPS and some Bypass proxy settings for these Hosts & Domains. I was not able to reach google.com website because I had ...
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Make zoom use system proxy

I'm in China, and Zoom on my Mac often gets stuck because of unstable connection to Zoom server. I have a http(s) proxy that works great (I get 0% packet loss with this proxy, and 30%-40% otherwise). ...
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2 macs connected via ethernet

Ive connected 2 macs via ethernet "connect to server" using this method: Send very large files through Ethernet between two Mac computers I was able to connect and browse and use all the ...
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Catalina Safari "Proxy Automatic Configuration" (PAC) is not used

Running Catalina (10.15.6) My SOCKS5 proxy is a DynamicForwarddeclared port on a ssh session. My pac file is ultra simple and tested good using online test tools, as well as Chrome which uses the OS's ...
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Proxy user/password setting in System Settings apparently ignored

Using macOS Catalina 10.15.2, I observe the following behavior: I open System Preferences, Network, the network I am on (only tested Ethernet thus far), Advanced, Proxies, Web Proxy (HTTP). I enable ...
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