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This site presents a list of open source HTTP proxies written in java and python, with comparison tables, so that you compare the proxies on a feature by feature basis. Further detail is available on each proxy: click it's name for more info.

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Detailed information about JAVA proxy: Pro Active WebFilter
Proxy Name Pro Active WebFilter
Language and version java version: 1.5
HTTP version 1.1
HTTPS Connect yes
Windows NTLM support no
Last updated YYYY-MM-DD 2008-07-26
Platform All
Author Jochen Luell
Home page http://paw-project.sourceforge.net/
Primary features PAW (pro-active webfilter) is an Open-Source filtering HTTP proxy .. PAW allows for easy plugin of Handlers (filter outgoing requests) and Filters (filter incoming data - the HTML response) and a GUI for end users.

Main features:

  1. Own server written in java
  2. GUI Administration console, which can run on a remote machine
  3. New Filters and Handlers can be written, in Java, to extend the capabilities of PAW
  4. Can run as a Windows Service.
  5. Can be extended with a variety of filters and handlers
License Apache Modified
Design Architecture Sun Brazil