University Firewalls and Proxies – FIXED

Yeap, I now have fully functional sensor-free internet and it wasn’t such a complicated procedure in the end.

The only thing I needed was a linux webserver that I could track its IP Address, (using a dynDNS service or a static IP), squid proxy server software running on the webserver, a SSH reliable client (I use PUTTY) if you are running on Windows. If on Linux, you’re in luck, SSH client functionality comes out-of-the-box.

How did I do it? Implemented, not academic? Keep reading.

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University Firewalls and Proxies

I really have a problem with my University Internet Connection. It is very fast and reliable etc…

BUT

I think the whole university intranet firewall isn’t properly configured. Many times, while I am working, I simply cannot access websites that use SSL (the https thing). Not even Google search.

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