[svlug] Re: using reverse-proxy and firewall...

Florin Andrei florin at sgi.com
Wed Jan 8 14:26:14 PST 2003

On Wed, 2003-01-08 at 14:03, George Georgalis wrote:
> On Wed, Jan 08, 2003 at 12:10:00PM -0800, ... wrote:
> >On Wed, Jan 08, 2003 at 12:11:22PM -0500, George Georgalis wrote:
> >> 
> >> so access from the internet would get to the firewall, have its port
> >> changed to squid port, squid would look up the domain, discover the
> >> local ip, query the webserver, and reply to the internet client.
> >
> >Let me get this right. This would allow clients from the internet, without
> >authentication, to use your proxy?

No, not if you configure this in squid.conf:

httpd_accel_with_proxy off

Florin Andrei

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