Intermediate servers that forward all requests and responses for a specific service (e.g. web access), and often perform caching as well. These are used for five main purposes: (1) To cut down on total bandwidth and thus speed up the network overall (2) To increase individual privacy (3) To implement "censorware" such as Bess (4) To get around "censorware" (5) To log the activities of users
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Anonymizer
Offers anonymous surfing, secure tunneling, dial-up, and anti-spyware software. Trial versions available.
Great Firewall of China
Provides a tool to see if a domain name is censored in china and allows you to view the domain via a Chinese proxy server.
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SSL web proxy, SSH tunnels and SOCKS proxies. Free and paid options.
HotSpot Shield
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Ivacy
VPN service provider with servers in multiple countries.
MadVPN.com
US based VPN service provider offering dedicated or shared ip address plans, as well as reseller discounts.
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Anonymous proxy service with rotating IP addresses from the US and Netherlands.
Somebody Anonymizer
Commercial service provides proxy, enhanced DNS, privacy protection, anonymous surfing, anonymous mailing and anti-censorship services.
Guardster
SSL web proxy, SSH tunnels and SOCKS proxies. Free and paid options.
AnonFox.com
Paid service for anonymous web surfing via CGI proxy.
HotSpot Shield
An OpenVPN based privacy and security tool, used to encrypt your web browsing when at public hotspots and to circumvent web filters.
Ivacy
VPN service provider with servers in multiple countries.
Private Proxy Software
Anonymous proxy service with rotating IP addresses from the US and Netherlands.
MadVPN.com
US based VPN service provider offering dedicated or shared ip address plans, as well as reseller discounts.
Great Firewall of China
Provides a tool to see if a domain name is censored in china and allows you to view the domain via a Chinese proxy server.
Anonymizer
Offers anonymous surfing, secure tunneling, dial-up, and anti-spyware software. Trial versions available.
Somebody Anonymizer
Commercial service provides proxy, enhanced DNS, privacy protection, anonymous surfing, anonymous mailing and anti-censorship services.
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