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From Brian Behlendorf <>
Subject Re: [PATCH] Make proxy CONNECT work again - Take 1
Date Mon, 30 Mar 1998 22:47:06 GMT
At 03:25 PM 3/30/98 -0700, Marc Slemko wrote:
>But the problem is the check to only allow connections to certain ports is
>there for a reason: to prevent people from doing bad things to other ports
>and hiding behind a proxy.  Connecting to arbitrary ports through CONNECT
>isn't good.

Hmm.  Interesting point.  How about we move this to a runtime configuration
option then?  Even if defaults are for https and snews.


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