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Why Do People Post All These Free Proxies Online?

Discussion in 'BlackHat Lounge' started by TimeToGo, Aug 11, 2013.

  1. TimeToGo

    TimeToGo Regular Member

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    Why Do People Post All These Free Proxies Online?
    I mean someone has to pay for them (bandwidth, server, installation,...)

    Are they botnet?
     
  2. monkid

    monkid Power Member

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  3. TimeToGo

    TimeToGo Regular Member

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    charlie3 Senior Member

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    Because they find them and want to give back to the BHW community that they've learned so much from.
     
  5. InternetBaby

    InternetBaby Newbie

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    because other need to use it. They get those proxy by doing many scan or just copy somewhere want thanks.
     
  6. RushingWind

    RushingWind Elite Member

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    Those are just public proxies bro...not a big deal at all.