With the emergence of World Wide Web threats of Identity theft is greatly increased, now people instead of using traditional mail started using Electronic mail as default mode of communication, instead of using cash to buy needed stuffs they started using Credit Card online to buy whatever they wish. This made everything vulnerable to theft of data as well as identity. To get rid of these threats Internet geeks already started using the web proxy to safeguard there Online Security, but using Public Proxy server is still risky as you can not trust people you don’t know.
Here, today I’m going to discuss free and easiest way to build your own Windows based web Proxy Server in simple and easy steps that anyone with basic knowledge of networking & Administrative privilege can use it to increase the label of there Security.Software Requirements: OpenSSH Putty Privoxy PortableFirefox Steps involved in Installation & Configuration:
Now all your web traffic is set to walk through the Proxy Server’s path which is configured in Putty, here in Putty it is configured to reroute all your web traffic to the server you are connecting through port 8118.
Here Thumdrive is used for your mobility and it is optional. For those who want to configure it on there system they can repeat the same with there favorite browser either Opera or IExplorer