Privoxy Web Proxy

Privoxy is a free web proxy with advanced features.

Official website:

Installation on Ubuntu/Debian:

sudo apt install privoxy

After installation, you need to specify in the settings of any browser http and SSL proxy with the address:


Performance and settings can be viewed at

The configuration files are located in the /etc/privoxy/directory

You can connect privoxy to TOR. To do this, add the following line to /etc/privoxy/config:

forward-socks4a / localhost:9050 .


forward-socks5 / .

and restart privoxy:

sudo /etc/init.d/privoxy restart

Leave a comment

Leave a Reply