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From Nick Kew <n...@webthing.com>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] mod_rewrite on 2.0.50
Date Tue, 03 Oct 2006 08:19:57 GMT
On Tuesday 03 October 2006 08:43, Sai Jai Ganesh Gurubaran wrote:
> Hi,
> I am a newbie.
> We have set up Apache 2.0.50 as a forward proxy.

Why such an old version?

> Want to redirect a particular (external) page to our internal page.
> i.e. for  http://www.abc.com/suggestions.htm to
> http://myanotherserver/suggestion.htm

That's a reverse proxy.

> #Apache as a Proxy
> ProxyRequests On

If that's open to the outside, it's a serious security hole.

See http://www.apacheweek.org/tutorials/reverseproxies

-- 
Nick Kew

Application Development with Apache - the Apache Modules Book
http://www.prenhallprofessional.com/title/0132409674

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