How to Install Squid Proxy Server on Ubuntu 16.04

Reading Time: 6 minutes A Squid Proxy Server is a feature rich web server application that provides both reverse proxy services and caching options for websites. This provides a noticeable speedup of sites and allows for reduced load times when being utilized. Squids reverse proxy is a service that sits between the Internet and the webserver (usually within a [ Read More ]

How To Install Squid on Fedora 23

Reading Time: 2 minutes Note: Please note that this article is considered legacy documentation because Fedora 23 has reached its end-of-life support. Squid is a caching and forwarding web proxy. It is most often used in conjunction with a traditional LAMP stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP), and can be used to filter traffic on HTTP, FTP, and HTTPS, and [ Read More ]

How to Configure a Squid Proxy to Listen on Multiple Ports

Reading Time: 2 minutes Squid via Command Line 101: Basic Installation and Configuration I. How to Install Squid (Caching / Proxy) on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, CentOS 7, Fedora 20, or Fedora 21 II. How to Change the Default Listening Port for a Squid Proxy III. How to Configure a Squid Proxy to Listen on Multiple Ports [ Read More ]

How to Change the Default Listening Port for a Squid Proxy

Reading Time: 2 minutes Squid via Command Line 101: Basic Installation and Configuration I. How to Install Squid (Caching / Proxy) on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, CentOS 7, Fedora 20, or Fedora 21 II. How to Change the Default Listening Port for a Squid Proxy III. How to Configure a Squid Proxy to Listen on Multiple Ports [ Read More ]

How to Install Squid (Caching / Proxy) on Fedora 21

Reading Time: 2 minutes Note: Please note that this article is considered legacy documentation because Fedora 21 has reached its end-of-life support. Squid is a caching and forwarding web proxy. It is most often used in conjunction with a traditional LAMP stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP), and can be used to filter traffic on HTTP, FTP, and HTTPS, and [ Read More ]

How to Install Squid (Caching / Proxy) on Fedora 20

Reading Time: 2 minutes Note: Please note that this article is considered legacy documentation because Fedora 20 has reached its end-of-life support. Squid is a caching and forwarding web proxy. It is most often used in conjunction with a traditional LAMP stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP), and can be used to filter traffic on HTTP, FTP, and HTTPS, and [ Read More ]

How to Install Squid (Caching / Proxy) on CentOS 7

Reading Time: 2 minutes Squid is a caching and forwarding web proxy. It is most often used in conjunction with a traditional LAMP stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP), and can be used to filter traffic on HTTP, FTP, and HTTPS, and increase the speed (thus lower the response time) for a web server via caching. Pre-Flight Check These instructions [ Read More ]

How to Install Squid (Caching / Proxy) on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

Reading Time: < 1 minute Squid is a caching and forwarding web proxy. It is most often used in conjunction with a traditional LAMP stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP), and can be used to filter traffic on HTTP, FTP, and HTTPS, and increase the speed (thus lower the response time) for a web server via caching. Pre-Flight Check These instructions [ Read More ]

How to Install Squid (Caching / Proxy) on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

Reading Time: 2 minutes Note: Please note that this article is considered legacy documentation because Ubuntu 12.04 has reached its end-of-life support. Squid is a caching and forwarding web proxy. It is most often used in conjunction with a traditional LAMP stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP), and can be used to filter traffic on HTTP, FTP, and HTTPS, and [ Read More ]

Lynis: A Security Auditing Tool For Linux

Reading Time: 20 minutes What is Lynis? Lynis is a well known, seasoned security tool for Linux based systems (including macOS and/or other Unix-based operating systems. It performs an extensive health scan of your systems to support system hardening and compliance testing. The project is open-source software with the GPL license and available since 2007.