HTTP Web Proxy Protocol

Detection Information

The following page provides information on the HTTP Web Proxy Protocol.

Protocol Description

The HTTP Web Proxy protocol is used to tunnel HTTP connections from a local client via a remote server.

Full Name

HTTP Proxy


Version 2.88

Best Practices

Proxies can be used to not only optimize network experience, but also bypass your firewall/DNS policies. Investigate any unauthorized use on your network.

Port Statistics

IP Protocol Flow Percent
TCP 8081 75%
TCP 38880 16%
TCP 8080 6%
TCP 80 3%
TCP 3128 < 1%
TCP 9582 < 1%
TCP 5000 < 1%
TCP 2222 < 1%



External Resources

Protocol Detection

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Related Protocols

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Category Name


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