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From "Joost Heer, de" <>
Subject [users@httpd] Re: Connection attempts - mod_proxy
Date Wed, 30 Jun 2010 12:20:50 GMT
>Using CentOS 5.4 version of apache httpd-2.2.3-31.el5. I have several 
>virtualhost and one of the virtualhost, use mod_proxy to serve a web 
>site I have running on Windows 2003, this server is not available 
>online, it is an internal server.

So Apache is a reverse proxy?

>Reviewing the messages I found Logwatch who have tried to use my server 
>through the same mod_proxy to connect to other servers or sites.

Disable forward proxying (ProxyRequests off), you don't need  that for a reverse proxy. Also
use the firewall to disable all outgoing traffic that you don't need.


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