Reverse Proxy Vs Forward Proxy

Differences Between Forward Proxy and Reverse Proxy There are mainly two types of proxy servers: forward proxy and reverse proxy. When people talk about proxy servers, most of the time they mean forward proxy. Differences Between Forward Proxy and Reverse Proxy The main difference between the two is that forward […]

Reverse Proxy Vs Gateway

API gateway vs. reverse proxy – Stack Overflow In order to deal with the microservice architecture, it’s often used alongside a Reverse Proxy (such as nginx or apache d) and for cross cutting concerns implementation API gateway pattern is used. Sometimes Reverse proxy does the work of API gateway. It […]

Reverse Proxy Protocol

What is a reverse proxy? | Proxy servers explained | Cloudflare What is a reverse proxy? A reverse proxy is a server that sits in front of web servers and forwards client (e. g. web browser) requests to those web servers. Reverse proxies are typically implemented to help increase security, […]

Reverse Proxy Attack

A fresh look on reverse proxy related attacks | Acunetix In recent years, several researches have been published about attacks deliberately or directly related to reverse proxies. While implementing various reverse-proxy checks on the scanner, I started analyzing implementations of reverse proxies. Initially, I wanted to analyze how both reverse […]

Proxy Vs Reverse Proxy Vs Load Balancer

What is a Reverse Proxy vs. Load Balancer? – NGINX Reverse proxy servers and load balancers are components in a client-server computing architecture. Both act as intermediaries in the communication between the clients and servers, performing functions that improve efficiency. They can be implemented as dedicated, purpose-built devices, but increasingly […]