Re: The future of forward proxy servers in an http/2 over TLS world

Adrien de Croy <>: (Fri Feb 17 07:05:28 2017)
> I fail to see what a side-channel would even add in this case.
> There's already communication between the client and the proxy.  It's 
> the CONNECT request message and its response.
> It was the abandonment of that response in non-200 cases that led to the 
> need to deploy MitM.

For that use case I suggested change for browser UI (show
buttow for [View proxy message] and "navigate" to that message
and change location bar to reflect proxy URL).

That is even needed for regular CONNECT errors (when
proxy is not doing blocking).

/ Kari Hurtta

Received on Friday, 17 February 2017 05:26:52 UTC