1. Proxy - Wikipedia

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Proxy

    A proxy is an agent or substitute authorized to act for another entity or a document which authorizes the agent so to act, Proxy may also be used in the following contexts: ...

  2. Proxy list - Wikipedia

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Proxy_list

    A proxy list is a list of open HTTP/HTTPS/SOCKS proxy servers all on one website. Proxies allow users to make indirect network connections to other computer network services. . Proxy lists include the IP addresses of computers hosting open proxy servers, meaning that these proxy servers are available to anyone on the inter

  3. Deploy a Host File via GPO in AD environment? - …

    https://community.spiceworks.com/topic/1883612-deploy-a-host-file...

    Oct 26, 2016 · Here's what I mean by a proxy server. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Proxy_server. Editing the hosts file is just a bad idea; it doesn't scale well and you end up playing whack-a-mole.