Opened 2 years ago

Last modified 2 years ago

#26306 new enhancement

HTTPS proxy doesn't use TLS

Reported by: sf Owned by:
Priority: Low Milestone: Tor: unspecified
Component: Core Tor/Tor Version: Tor:
Severity: Normal Keywords: https, proxy, feature
Cc: Actual Points:
Parent ID: Points:
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Following configuration in GUI

Address: ( fails to parse)
Port: 443
Credentials: username:password

generates torrc with:

HTTPSAuthenticator username:password

When configured this way, Tor sends CONNECT request with my credentials over plaintext HTTP to port :443.

HTTPSProxy should be able to use HTTPS for proxying. HTTPS proxies are supported in Firefox, and could be configured via an extension, or a PAC file (which could be inlined in settings without using an actual file):

function FindProxyForURL(url, host) {
	if (host === "")
		return "DIRECT";
	return "HTTPS";

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Change History (2)

comment:1 Changed 2 years ago by gk

Component: - Select a componentCore Tor/Tor

(Guessing Core/Tor for now).

comment:2 Changed 2 years ago by nickm

Keywords: feature added
Milestone: Tor: unspecified
Priority: Very LowLow
Severity: MajorNormal
Type: defectenhancement
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