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From "Joshua Slive" <jos...@slive.ca>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] X-Forwarded-For and default apache logging
Date Fri, 02 Feb 2007 13:46:29 GMT
On 2/2/07, nick@closebutnocigar.co.uk <nick@closebutnocigar.co.uk> wrote:
> Hi all,
>
> Does apache automatically log the client IP address if the client goes
> through a proxy that sends an X-Forwarded-For header?

No.  Doing so would allow trivial spoofing since the X-Forwarded-For
header is completely under the control of the client.

> If i set up a proxy for people, and do NOT want it to be anonymous, will
> my proxy ip show up in other servers http-access logs?

No.

Joshua.

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