Web Proxies Niche-specific hacker tools

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This is our recommended list of “Web Proxies” hacker tools that a professional pentester (penetration tester), ethical hacker, digital forensics or cybersecurity enthusiast should know how to use effectively. We regularly update this list so please let us know if there is a hacking tool you’d like us to add!

Five most common uses for Web Proxies

  • Access blocked websites and surf the web anonymously.
  • Eavesdrop upon the data-flow between client machines and the web (Man In The Middle Attack).
  • Discover passwords that are submitted via cookies (that are captured and analyzed by the proxy operator).
  • Obfuscate Internet activities from the eyes of the user’s destination.
  • Combine firewalls with secure proxies to allow for enhanced security.