Privoxy is a non-caching web proxy with advanced filtering capabilities for enhancing privacy, modifying web page data and HTTP headers, controlling access, and removing ads and other obnoxious Internet junk.

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privoxy + ssh forward remote http request to local web server

My local machine does not have a public IP and the IT department cannot setup an NAT for me, I want to setup a proxy on my remote public server which will forward the request to my local server. I ...
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How to debug privoxy forward-socks5?

The question How to see which URLs are blocked by Privoxy deals with basic logging, but it seems as though there is no log setting to show whether the forward-socks directive is set for a certain host....
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installed (brew) Privoxy on El Capitan and didn't do config changes - is there a security and privacy benefit?

I installed privoxy with brew and changed system wide proxy settings for HTTP and HTTPS. I didn't configure anything with privoxy. Just default. I use multiple layers of security controls, so in ...
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privoxy or any proxy server on Linux forward requests to multiple different proxy servers

I'm a stack exchange Virgin. Is it possible to forward data to the parent proxy based on the listen-address port in was recieved For example my firefox browser is set to use proxy 90.91.92.93:8118 ...
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Privoxy css redirection for a specific site doesn't work

When I look at the site exemple.com I would like that server's exemple.css of to be blocked and instead have privoxy use the file perso.css on my server (localhost). in the default.action file : +...
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How to chain HTTP and HTTPS proxies using Squid3

I installed today on my Raspberry Pi with Raspbian Privoxy with Tor and Ziproxy and chained them together to save traffic while browsing on my mobile phone. But I noticed that only HTTP traffic is ...
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How to configure tor and privoxy to make them work behind an authenticated proxy server in fedora 22?

How to configure tor and privoxy to make them work behind authenticated proxy server? Can someone please walk me through this? I followed some online guides/how-tos/documentation on how to do this but ...
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Forward all traffic from Android to Ubuntu server running privoxy (iptables)

My university has installed a non-transparent restrictive proxy which allows only traffic through 80 and 443 ports. Currently, I have my android phone (Nexus running CM12.1) pointing to my Ubuntu ...
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Redirect proxy traffic through another IPv4 address

I have a CentOS 6 box running Squid and Privoxy to create a custom proxy setup. The server has several public IPv4 addresses configured on virtual eth0 interfaces. My Goal: I want to send all proxy ...
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Privoxy - Annoying Error Used IPTables

I'm running privoxy off a machine that also has hostapd installed, I am trying to run all http traffic from hostapd through privoxy i have already tried this: iptables -t nat -A PREROUTING -p tcp --...
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Privoxy redirect blacklist sites to whitelist site

For my application, I need a WiFi hotspot that has the entire internet blocked except for one website. I am thinking about using a Raspberry Pi configured as a WiFi hotspot and using Privoxy. Privoxy ...
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Changing privoxy configuration depending on time

I'm trying to use privoxy for parental control. What I want is blocking sites (blacklisting) depending on what time it currently is. I.e. No youtube videos from 5:00 am to 8:00 am. As far as I've ...
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privoxy blocks all traffic on browser configured to use 127.0.0.1:8118 proxy url

I'm in the process of distro hopping and in the past configuring privoxy has been a simple task. This time I am using LMDE 201403 (essentially a debian wheezy system). I've installed and started ...
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Privoxy/VPN/remote proxy

On Privoxy, my current config involves this. (forwarding all requests to netshade proxy): forward / nl1.netshade.net:350 Now, I would like to use a VPN on top of this config while keeping my ...
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iptables redirect FORWARD http traffic to privorxy port

Ideally i m trying to use my laptop and a 3Gphone as a WiFi router to redirect FORWARD HTTP but not HTTPS Traffic to privoxy which then forwards the traffic via a SSH tunnel to a ziproxy VPS. for the ...
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How to see which URLs are blocked by Privoxy

I want to see a log of which URLs are blocked by Privoxy, but I cannot find this anywhere. Relevant lines in my configuration file (/usr/local/var/log/privoxy/logfile) are as follows: confdir /usr/...
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privoxy unable to take any additional connections

I run a public proxy and I've got about 400 clients, but when I check the logfile: /var/etc/privoxy/logfile I get lots of: unable to take any additional connections. In /etc/privoxy/config I ...
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privoxy show client ip when sending mail

Is it possible for privoxy to show original client ip when sending mail ( example: this mail header should show the client's ip not the proxy ip: Received: from [xx.xx.xx.xx] by web142501.mail.bf1....
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How to block the Google Analytics Script using Privoxy

Related subject: Privoxy: blocking twitter, facebook and google outside of their domains + HTTPS Never mind what rule I am adding to the default.filter file, I don't make it to block these scripts. &...
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Privoxy: blocking twitter, facebook and google outside of their domainslr

Related subject: blocking facebook.com outside facebook.com domain This is from default.filter ################################################################################# # # shockwave-flash: ...
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How to use a Proxy when using Privoxy?

We have a HTTP/HTTPS proxy that we need to use by default, call it XY. But: I need to push my traffic through Privoxy (on my local PC) before handing the web traffic to XY. How to do this? I can ...
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blocking facebook.com outside facebook.com domain

https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/facebookblocker/ So are there any ways to block facebook.com outside the facebook.com domain? I need a souliton that's not "webbrowser related" - no ...
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Redirecting Google search to HTTPS with Privoxy

I tried this in the user.action file: { +redirect{s@http://www.google.*/search@https://encrypted.google.com/search@} } .google. But it doesn't work. My goal is to redirect from this: http://www....
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How to whitelist a url/site in privoxy?

I'm using Fedora 14 with privoxy-3.0.16-3.fc14.i686! These sites are blocked by Privoxy: http://somewhere.com/user/11111/track?page=1 http://www.somewhere2.org/popup.asp?pid=114645006&pnr=10001&...
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Hide referer with privoxy

How can i set a privoxy rule in the user.action file to block the referer information on any site?
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Privoxy redirect rule for Wikipedia

I have a few Privoxy rules, that can redirect HTTP Wikipedia [en,de] traffic to HTTPS: (a little part from the "user.action" file) { +redirect{s@http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/@https://secure.wikimedia....
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How to delete line with Privoxy?

I know how to swap something with something with privoxy, e.g: s/class="node ad"/class="node ad" style="display:none"/g But how can I delete a line with privoxy? E.g.: If a line contains: RANDOM ...
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How to whitelist an URL in Privoxy (with a little regexp) [duplicate]

how can i whitelist these URLs in Privoxy? http://foo.org/user/10000/track?page=1 http://foo.org/user/10000/track?page=2 http://foo.org/user/10000/track?page=3 http://foo.org/user/10000/track?page=4 ....
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privoxy: rewrite html “http” links to “https”

I'm using the Privoxy proxy on my PC. What is the rewrite rule in the user.action file to rewrite e.g.: http://foo.org to https://foo.org? Note that I want to rewrite, not redirect. So if I search ...