Error forbidden when passing through proxy server
Tue Sep 30 13:32:00 2003
On Tue, 2003-09-30 at 18:36, Jens_M|ller wrote:
> Now I wanted to try it at work, through the proxy server. I entered the Proxy server IP and port in Putty's proxy server tab, and connected. But I got immediately error "403 forbidden".
> How can this be? Can the proxy server "know" that it is putty connecting?
Depending on the proxy server, chances are that port 22 is closed
(firewall). Or that you don't need the proxy server at all for port 22
(even though you might need it for web access).
Ask your firewall admin !