Squid3 is the most recent version of the squid caching proxy that enables server administrators to build up a cache of frequently accessed web content which they can then serve up again to increase the speed of content delivery and to conserve the overall bandwidth used on the network.

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cannot access some sites when using squid as proxy on ubuntu 14

I have a pfsense box as my firewall. I have set up squid on ubuntu to act as a proxy server regulate internet. After the setup,i can access some sites from the client machines. site like google ...
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How to allow specific public ip to authorization list in squid proxy

The code in my squid.conf file is as follows: acl local src 54.55.56.57 http_access allow local but when the client use the proxy, it is asking username and password. Any kind of help is ...
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Squid3 ERROR: No forward-proxy ports configured

I have installed Squid3 in Ubuntu 14.0.4 and getting this error in debug. 2015/12/21 11:28:28 kid1| ERROR: No forward-proxy ports configured. Following is the configuration and setup. Ubuntu is ...
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Cannot write log file -Squid 3- Permission denied

I'm running Squid3 on my Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, When I type squid3 on terminal it shows WARNING: Cannot write log file: /var/log/squid3/cache.log /var/log/squid3/cache.log: Permission denied ...
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Ubuntu Server - Squid forwarding Proxy Https

I've installed latest squid3 on Ubuntu server 14.04, my goal is to forward the entire traffic come through squid into a 3rd side proxy. Client -> Squid proxy -> External Proxy i managed to do it ...
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how to remove squid to work as nat that already configured in ubuntu?

I'm running squid3 in my Ubuntu 14.04 and tried remote proxy use for study purposes . When I try remote access with another computer in the University LAN, I encounter empty cache log. So I have tried ...
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What's up with all the squid3 errors in any Ubuntu based 14.04

What's up with the squid3 error on updates for the last few months? Creating Squid HTTP proxy 3.x spool directory structure 2015/09/24 07:12:00| aclParseAclList: ACL name 'local_net' not found. ...
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Squid Proxy Server not working using my private dns when in DMZ

I configured a squid proxy server using ntlm-active directory authentication which works fine when deployed in the LAN but when I move it to the DMZ, the authentication fails and hence clients are ...
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Squid and Webmail SSL certificate problems

I have been raking my brain for the past couple of days on this one. Hope someone can point me in a direction to look at. Last week we updated our email system to Exchange 2010. All our users make ...
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Squid loses route on restart

Every time we restart squid I loose a few routes and have to restore from snapshot. is there a way to make sure our routs stay saved ?
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Prevent multiple login in squid authentication

I am using a php script that read a sql database to authenticate squid3 proxy users on a ubuntu server 14.04. However it allows multiple simultaneous logins with the same username and password from ...
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Squid3: acl proxy_auth not working in log_access

I'm trying to configure a Squid3 proxy server so that it doesn't log the requests made by authentificated users. I've tried the following config (squid.conf): acl Users proxy_auth REQUIRED log_access ...
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Deleted squid3 folder in /etc

I tried to make changes to squid.conf file inside /etc/squid3 folder to be a able to access blocked websites ( facebook, youtube, ...) which is restricted in my country but as did some mistakes, I ...
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squid and vpn traffic monitor

I have configured VPN and Squid in Server. I tested it with iphone and both are working properly. But I'm facing some problem: 1) if I give Squid proxy ip means all traffic goes through Squid and ...
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Problems with permissions with squid3

I have been trying to get squid to work. I have a configuration for the cache to be created in the directory /var/cache/squid3/. However, I get this error when running squid with the "-z" tag (It is ...
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“catch all” Rule in Squid3

I installed squid3 on my Ubuntu Server. I read, that the last rule in the squid.conf should be a "catch all"-rule. Also I read, that squid do the opposit of the this last rule. If I will write this ...
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squid3.3 config directives help in Trusty Tahr 14.04

I have problem with my squid.conf file and I able to make some changes myself but not every change i could have done to make it work properly according my need i have a 10 to 40 client at local ...
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how to pass email traffic through squid3

How can I configure squid3 to work for IMAP and SMTP, and to pass email traffic through squid3? I need it to pass all traffic from user to WAN. practically to work on all ports? Is this possible? ...
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Transparent Proxy Configuration does not work

I need a little help with setting up a transparent proxy using squid3. I have the following situation: I am behind a explicit proxy and want to put a transparent proxy in front of it, so software ...
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Transparent proxy listening on sub-interfaces

I have iptables and squid on the same box. HTTP traffic doesn't seem to be going through the transparent proxy when I change my rules on the filter table. What is the best point to filter http ...
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Problem installing Dansguardian & Squid on Ubuntu

I spun up Ubuntu 14.04 on a stand alone machine for my daughter and I wanted to put a web content filter on it. While I can clumsily work my way through Linux I am NOT Linux savvy. I did some research ...
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Trying to install Squid3 on Trusty with AD Authentication

I'm trying to install Squid3 as a proxy server on 14.04, with AD Authentication such that authenticated users will not have to 'login' to the proxy each time they want to access the internet. I've ...
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Data send via Squid proxy not functioning problem

I installed Squid proxy in one machine. I tried FTP transfer between another host. In the squid.conf file, http_port 3128, http_access local allow,FTP allow,.. I given. In Mozilla browser settings, ...
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Bypassing Squid/SquidGuard blacklist in Chrome

I've recently gone about setting up and configuring a linux box with ubuntu 14 for the purposes of providing a proxy server to a school curriculum network. Everything has gone well and is up and ...
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Squid3 TCP_DENIED/403 with TIMEOUT_FIRST_UP_PARENT

I have the following hierarchy: P1 and P2 are configured as: acl manager proto cache_object acl localhost src 127.0.0.1/32 ::1 acl to_localhost dst 127.0.0.0/8 0.0.0.0/32 ::1 acl localnet src ...
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How to add online accounts behind transparent Squid proxy?

I am behind a transparent proxy (squid) and whenever I try to add an account e.g: facebook, google, etc., this is what appears. This does not happen when I connect to the net directly. Any ...
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Can I install squid on regular version of Ubuntu not the server version?

I am new to all this. I am network professional new to Linux and I am trying to make a proxy server. I have tried installing Squid on Ubuntu 14.04 (the desktop version). I tried installing it but I am ...
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squid interfering with apt-get?

I recently installed squid along with Dan's Guardian. Ever since I got them up and running I've been getting errors when I try to run apt-get update. The errors look like this: W: Failed to fetch ...
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Enabling SSL on Squid

I installed Squid server and I am trying to secure it. In many searches, I see that is possible to enable SSL for squid. Is there any security benefits for squid server to enable SSL on it?
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Squid as proxy is only allowing https traffic

I have installed Squid with Dansguardian and configured it exactly as instructed here. It works fine for https traffic, which is allowed through just fine. However, squid doesn't allow any http ...
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missing squid in /etc/init.d

I installed squid v3 on ubuntu 13. Running squid3 -v responds with version 3.3.8 (yet I cannot find any squid script in /etc/init.d). I am able to run service squid3 restart (process shows as ...
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Squid error on bind9 start

I'm getting the following error after a bind9 update when I restart bind9 on my 12.04 LTS server: root@server2:/etc/bind# service bind9 restart * Stopping domain name service... bind9 ...
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squid3 stop/waiting, is this a bug?

After I installed the squid using apt-get, the service was running, but then when I did make changes on the conf file, the service just hang squid3 stop/waiting I cannot start it.
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Issues with shorewall

I'm new to using Ubuntu OS and its interface and using terminal. Recently I was trying to deploy squid, and shorewall firewall. Even though shorewall is running I can't get through one command, i.e. ...
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squidguard issue configuring.getting same error over and over again

Well, I installed Squid3 the other day and then installed Quintolabs, but I discovered this program squidguard that looks much easier to work with and configure and it looks like it would serve as a ...
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SQUID Proxy “The request or reply is too large”

When I am using squid proxy in the server, I get an error message, "The request or reply is too large" from any node in the LAN. How can I solve this?
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Squid proxy with ncsa_auth

I'm trying to setup a squid proxy with ncsa_auth but I cant find ncsa_auth on my system I installed squid with apt-get install squid As i understand it it should be installed with squid, anyone know ...
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How to know if Squid Proxy is doing the Cache correctly

I wanted to test if the Clients attached to a Squid Server are actually using the Cache data instead of going directly to the internet and retrieving the data. I have configured all clients browsers ...
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Squid3 ncsa basic auth always fails

I'm trying to make Squid3 to use basic authentication. But while i'm providing correct username/password authentication fails! my ACL and http_access in squid.conf is: acl manager proto ...
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connect to another proxy through squid

i have an HTTPS proxy outside which uses username/password for authentication and i want to configure squid on ubuntu 12.10 to direct all connections which are not in it's cache to that proxy. how can ...
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iptables doesn't redirect http traffic to my Squid proxy!

I arranged a transparent Squid proxy which listens to port 3128 on localhost, to block some web sites. I've tested the proxy using Firefox, and it works. Then I ran this, hoping to redirect all the ...
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Squid is not caching

I have been trying to install Squid version 3.1.20 on Ubuntu version 12.10 by entering sudo apt-get install squid, but the problem is the squid I installed it is not caching. I tried to browse to the ...
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squid3 PAM_Auth authentication not working

I'm attempting to run a squid3 proxy server with authentication for any user that has a login to the server. I've followed these instructions, and I am prompted for a username and password when I ...
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squid-deb-proxy on client side unable to get packages from the server

I am having 2 laptops on one of them I did a do-release-upgrade and it took near about 10 hours to upgrade to 12.04 now I want to upgrade second laptop also so I used following thread Best way to ...
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How to monitor data usage for each account using 'squid'?

Suppose I were to build proxy server using squid with multiple accounts. Is there a way to determine how much data has been consumed by each account? By data I mean total sum of all bytes which are ...
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How to authenticate Squid against a custom backend?

I want to setup a proxy service using squid and want it to authenticate against a database or another service. There is an example config at ...
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Squid or DansGuardian: Which should pass content to an antivirus product for scanning?

I have an Ubuntu Server12.04 installation acting as a proxy server using Squid 3.1.19. Squid has been configured to pass content to SquidClamAV 6.10 to check for viruses (using icap): icap_service ...
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squid on ubuntu server stops working in specific time period for specific websites

I have newly set up a proxy server for about 210 users. It runs ubuntu server 2012 and squid3. The problem is just after 1:30 am, if the users try to open google.com, youtube.com, facebook.com or ...
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How to setup and configure Proxy Server in Linux box for a network? [duplicate]

In Ubuntu, I am going to start Squid and Squish for proxy setup, but have problems in squid to make every workstation use proxy. Setup and configuration of squid is working properly, for testing ...
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Squid3 dns resolution error

Squid3 on ubuntu 12.04 returns ipv6 addresses instead of ipv4. I have no ipv6 network therfeore connection fails. DNS resolution directly on the server returns ipv4 addresses.