1. What is a Proxy Server2. Uses3. Types4. About HTTP Proxy Server5. About the software (Proxyfire)6. Screenshots7. Working of Proxyfire
1. In communications, a proxy is something that acts as a server, but when given requests from clients, acts itself as a client to the real servers2. A Proxy server is a server which routes you to browse your favorite web sites -- even though your access to those web sites might be blocked by a content filter.
1. Speeds up Internet Browsing2. Reduces the load on your internet link3. To keep machines behind it anonymous
1. An HTTP proxy doesnt forward every request sent through it. Instead, it first examines if it already has the requested web page in its cache. If so, then it returns that page without sending another request to the destination server.
Unlike usual proxy with deals withoutbound traffic, this deals with inboundtraffic…
Proxyfire is a powerful proxy server hunter andchecker, which can not only support HTTP, SOCKS4,SOCKS5, Tunnel/IRC, SSL proxies checking, butalso classify them into SOCKS proxy, HighAnonymous proxy, Anonymous proxy, Transparentproxy and Gateway proxy.It is an example of “Distorting HTTP Proxy Server.”