Stack Exchange Network

Stack Exchange network consists of 175 Q&A communities including Stack Overflow, the largest, most trusted online community for developers to learn, share their knowledge, and build their careers.

Visit Stack Exchange

Questions tagged [proxy]

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

0
votes
0answers
8 views

Viewing VPN configuration details on iOS

I'm using the Charles Proxy iOS app and am curious to learn more about how it is configured. When I go to General > VPN in my settings, and click on "Charles Proxy", I see But from the ...
1
vote
0answers
16 views

Charles Proxy -

I installed charles Proxy on my Mac. When I connect my other device / laptop, it was connecting, but none of the data was seen on Charles proxy. So I ran pfctl command: no nat on bridge100 inet ...
2
votes
1answer
38 views

MacBook Pro 2017 - suspicious network settings I don't understand

I've been looking at my network preferences and I am concerned that these settings mean someone may be spying on me. Can someone explain what proxies are and what does bypass proxy mean? And, should ...
2
votes
0answers
22 views

How can I create a wifi hotspot which passes all traffics to local proxy server?

I have a mitmproxy server listening on port 9999 and my macbook pro is connected to internet with usb tethering. I want to make a wifi hotspot which forwards all request to the mitmproxy server. How ...
0
votes
1answer
54 views

Is there any way to set network preferences per Wi-Fi connection?

I work on multiple physical locations with different Wi-Fi's to connect to. Certain Wi-Fi's are within local networks that have specific network settings. I have added different "Locations" in the ...
2
votes
1answer
72 views

How to connect Apple TV (3rd Gen) to the Internet through proxy?

I have an Apple TV 3rd Gen (a1469) running OS 7.2.2. I need it to connect to the Internet through a proxy. I've tried downloading AppleConfigurator2 Version 2.7.1 on a Mac with macOS 10.13, but I ...
0
votes
0answers
15 views

safari not respecting non proxy hosts

In the system networking config, I specify some hosts which should be connected to without a proxy: However after adding the entry for iad.ocir.io, when trying to connect (safari or chrome) I see an ...
0
votes
1answer
26 views

How to prevent browser from redirecting AT ALL using terminal

I have a very limited knowledge of this stuff so I hope this explanation makes sense.... My parents have somehow got on my MacBook, and made it so that they can change any setting and view/modify my ...
0
votes
0answers
129 views

Google Chrome 68+ doesn't work behind corporate proxy on macOS

This started happening after my company pushed Chrome 68 update (we were using Chrome 65 until then) almost a year back. If I start Chrome up, it runs all well for a while (ranging from 5 minutes to a ...
-1
votes
0answers
53 views

Proxy - apple products not sending proxy-authorization headers with request

I have written a java-based proxy using the netty framework. The user inputs their credentials into a proxy authentication box, these credentials are passed along down the netty pipeline. The ...
1
vote
1answer
32 views

Safari stops working when attached to a corporate network

My work MBP is in a corporate network which has heavy security. For the last few months Safari has been driving me crazy. It will work for a period of time, then just stop. No matter what web page I ...
0
votes
0answers
89 views

Safari Proxy Setting (IOS)

Where is the native safari options to configure a SSH proxy-tunnel to access a remote LAN device? If there are none, what is the key-searchword to find such functionality. This is not a request for ...
0
votes
1answer
35 views

Account with parental controls enabled breaks proxy use

I have a MacBook Air running Mojave (10.14.2). My router is running a proxy using Squid that works fine on the Mac's administrator account and a user account. When the user account has Parental ...
1
vote
1answer
98 views

Proxy Authentication Error in pip install Mac

I have tried to set the proxy in the bash_profile: export http_proxy=http://UserID:PWD@202.141.80.24:3128 export https_proxy=http://UserID:PWD@202.141.80.24:3128 export ftp_proxy=http://UserID:PWD@...
0
votes
0answers
139 views

Bonjour Sleep Proxy / WoWLAN / WoL

So I've had an interesting issue that I think I know what might have happened, but I'm not sure if it is actually possible. I have 2 Mac's running High Sierra, Laptop and iMac. I have enabled "Wake ...
1
vote
1answer
389 views

Why system-wide socks proxy doesn't work for Chrome?

First of all, I'm not asking how to enable proxy in Chrome. I've already done it with SwitchySharp extension. The question I'm about to ask, is the mechanism under OSX's network preference setting ...
0
votes
0answers
37 views

Is there anyway to send traffic on my Simulator to a SOCKS proxy?

I am using the Simulator App: And I am playing with some Web Apps on it. However, I can't find a way to only send the traffic of this virtual iPhone to my Mac's SOCKS proxy. The currently solution ...
2
votes
0answers
216 views

iOS caching PAC file

I have a large number of iPads (minis + airs) running the latest iOS for the device. (9.3.5 on the minis). They are all configured by MDM to use a wifi network with a PAC file. After having some ...
1
vote
0answers
55 views

Recovery mode behind corporate proxy Sierra

I just wiped the hard drive on a 2010 mac pro using the recovery mode partition, but now when I try to reinstall (Sierra) I discover that it can't connect to apple because it has to go through the ...
0
votes
1answer
39 views

How to easily forward/redirect all network traffics through local socks port 1080?

How to easily forward/redirect all network traffics through local socks port 1080? I did google this before asking question. I found this link and this link and others too. But there is no simple ...
2
votes
0answers
42 views

Prevent iOS upgrade

I want to prevent iOS upgrade on my device(s). In order to do that, I created one PAC proxy file and applied that Automatic Proxy configuration in Wi-Fi settings. But the iOS device is still able to ...
0
votes
1answer
36 views

Turn on Proxy Without Password Prompt

I am looking for a way to do the equivalent without prompting for password. I need it to be a native way that does not require the user to change any configuration files (including sudoers). And GUI ...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

Proxy requires password and user name

Running High Sierra. I started getting this message when I first open chrome: the proxy http://11.adams-aqua.ga/ requires user name and password A couple of weeks ago I stopped being able to browse ...
1
vote
2answers
1k views

Proxy is configured (correctly, I guess). Appstore and Safari work fine. But network traffic on Terminal does not work

Set HTTP, HTTPS, FTP, SOCKS, Streaming, Gopher to 10.11.0.1 and port 8080, with no username and password. And it works for Safari and App Store. And set the same entries to Firefox and it also works ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

How to set up WebDAV (with wfsctl) on macOS High Sierra with Server 5.6.1?

After having upgraded to High Sierra with Server 5.6.1 I want to recreate the WebDAV shares I had. I've used wfsctl to create a share point. The share point has ACL for a specific user. So far so good ...
0
votes
2answers
84 views

My ex is a computer “expert”. Is he using administrative privileges to remotely control/limit use of my computer?

My Ex knows a lot about computers - I know nothing about the hardware and infrastructure... I bought my own personal MacBookAir for my private use only. I'm not able to change some settings or be the ...
2
votes
1answer
416 views

Recover proxy bypass list from System Preferences

I’ve been using Freedom to block access to the internet. I had a list of sites to bypass within the Proxy tab of System Preferences, effectively whitelisting the sites I need for work. I installed ...
1
vote
0answers
42 views

Trying to use proxy but still get original ip address

I bought a private proxy server which I'm successfully using in Telegram application. Now I went to network preferences (I'm using wifi connection), selected SOCKS proxy and filled credentials. ...
1
vote
1answer
483 views

How to configure webproxy settings to bypass hosts and networks in the shell?

Can I manage this setting in the Terminal?
2
votes
0answers
733 views

Reverse tethering/Internet sharing and SOCKS proxy

I am sharing a Wi-Fi connection from a Mac over USB to an iPhone using Internet Sharing. This works fine. However, I would like to also tunnel the iPhone traffic through the SOCKS proxy on my Mac. The ...
3
votes
1answer
587 views

OS X Safari: Toggle Socks Proxy from command line

I need to toggle back and forth between engaging and disengaging a socks proxy within Safari: Next open safari and click on "safari" in the top left menu bar to open the drop down menu and then ...
2
votes
2answers
59 views

How do I access Itunes U Course Manager if my country isn’t supported?

I want to create a course but where I come from Itunes U Course Manager isn’t supported. I tried solving this but with no success. I use Chrome and have downloaded an extension called Bitternet which ...
3
votes
1answer
2k views

macOS packet filter (port forwarding)

I am trying to redirect the outbound traffic to destination port 80 to the local proxy port 127.0.0.1:8080 without success /etc/pf.anchors/com.forwarding rdr pass inet proto tcp from any to any port ...
0
votes
1answer
314 views

Configure proxy on mac

I followed this tutorial to set up a proxy using an AWS instance. I was able to do so, and upon running this command: ssh -L 3128:localhost:8888 -i /path/to/yourkey.pem ubuntu@xxx.xxx.xxxx I am able ...
3
votes
2answers
385 views

MacOS Sierra - Automator/Shortcut to disable proxy?

Our company policy allows us to use the company laptop for personal matters, but of course, the proxy prevents us to visit some sites like Netflix etc. So I frequently disable the proxy - I'd like to ...
5
votes
1answer
657 views

How to open port 9150 on a Mac so external devices can connect to it?

On Localhost I can access and connect to port 9150, but on another devices on the network it cannot see the port and cannot connect to it. I've checked and there is no firewall on the network ...
0
votes
1answer
34 views

MacOS equivalent for /etc/environ

I am at a new institute and to use the Wi-Fi they had to configure some proxies settings on my personal laptop. Now I cant access the internet from my home. A friend who has a Linux laptop said he ...
0
votes
1answer
76 views

Can I be on bluetooth tethering + wifi, and select which traffic goes through each?

I have found some wifi networks have 'overly-aggressive' firewalls. E.G. many will block SSH traffic. The wifi signal is otherwise strong and good, and I'd like to use it for most of my internet ...
1
vote
0answers
82 views

Set Automatic Proxy Configuration on a per-network basis?

My company's Wi-Fi network requires that I use an Automatic Proxy Configuration (setting in the Advanced Network Settings) to access external websites. However, I don't want to use the proxy when ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

Can't connect to the internet after removing VPN

I installed the Star VPN application from the App Store and connected to United States VPN. Everything was working fine until I removed the application. I'm able to access some Bigger or famous sites ...
14
votes
3answers
12k views

How to store proxy credentials on macOS so they are used by system services?

I'm using macOS Sierra 10.12.6 behind a corporate NTLM proxy. My browser and other applications are using the system proxy settings, in which I have saved my username and password for authenticating ...
1
vote
0answers
75 views

Get rid of annoying Proxy acceptance popup windows

I have just started to use proxy. It is set up system wide (Wifi - Advanced - Proxy). But macOS keeps me asking to allow using proxies by different apps. Like that It is really annoying, because I ...
9
votes
3answers
740 views

Is there any shortcut/easy way to switch this system proxy settings?

Sometimes I need to send my traffic to a proxy, sometimes I don't. Currently, I have to go to the settings every time to click it. Is there any simple way for me to switch this? For instance, use a ...
1
vote
2answers
1k views

Configure Socks Proxy iPhone

I am currently in China and I would like to bypass the censorship. (Mostly for Google and Netflix) I have a linux host in France that I could use for the SSH tunnel (let's call it user@domain.fr) In ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

Is it possible to use iPhone as a proxy server?

I'm in China and I'm using an VPN app to access YouTube/Google/Facebook. I want to access YouTube/Google/Facebook on my laptop, but the app can't be used on my laptop. I tried tethering on iPhone, ...
1
vote
2answers
400 views

Squidman, iOS devices, SSL and Docker

I want to access a website and an API both running in Docker containers behind another nginx Docker container (reverse proxy managing SSL) from an iOS device. So I have: 1 iOS device having IP 192....
3
votes
0answers
278 views

Accepted Burp Suite Certificate, Still Gives SSL warnings

I'm trying to proxy my traffic through my VM's instance of Burp Suite. I basically configured proxy settings via wifi settings on my iPhone to point to my VM (it's bridged). I can see some HTTP ...
2
votes
0answers
30 views

How to forward proxy credentials

My development group works at a remote office which requires us to VPN into the corporate network to get access to any company resources. The corporate network is designed to forward NTLM credentials ...
3
votes
1answer
1k views

Force all applications to use system proxy in macOS Sierra

I am forced to use the company's proxy, but some applications (apps) like Cisco VPN Client, Adobe, and others don't use system proxy, and I can't configure proxy settings in apps. Is any way to force ...
1
vote
0answers
28 views

Is it possible to send all traffic of ONLY specified App(s) to SOCKS proxy?

I can easily send all of my traffic to a SOCKS proxy: How can I apply this setting to ONLY a specified group of Apps? Thanks!