One correction incase other follow this thread down the line.

acl http protocol http

should be:

acl http proto http

Thanks again!!!

Eric



Henrik Nordstrom wrote:

>On Tue, 24 Feb 2004, Eric Kahklen wrote:
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>>Now that I have my squid accelerator working, I need to tighten down my
>>ACL's. I am allowing SSL traffic in for the reverse proxying of OWA. I
>>am not offering any other proxying services. Any comments or
>>suggestions on improving/securing this would be appreciated. Here are
>>the ACL's I have that were combined with the default conf file:
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>>#Recommended minimum configuration:
>>acl all src 0.0.0.0/0.0.0.0
>>acl manager proto cache_object
>>acl localhost src 127.0.0.1/255.255.255.255
>>acl to_localhost dst 127.0.0.0/8
>>acl SSL_ports port 443 563
>>acl Safe_ports port 80 # http
>>acl Safe_ports port 21 # ftp
>>acl Safe_ports port 443 563 # https, snews
>>acl Safe_ports port 70 # gopher
>>acl Safe_ports port 210 # wais
>>acl Safe_ports port 1025-65535 # unregistered ports
>>acl Safe_ports port 280 # http-mgmt
>>acl Safe_ports port 488 # gss-http
>>acl Safe_ports port 591 # filemaker
>>acl Safe_ports port 777 # multiling http
>>acl CONNECT method CONNECT
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>A bit overkill for the above situation.
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>># Only allow cachemgr access from localhost
>>http_access allow manager localhost
>>http_access deny manager
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>Ok.
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>># Deny requests to unknown ports
>>http_access deny !Safe_ports
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>Ok if this was a Internet proxy.
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>># Deny CONNECT to other than SSL ports
>>http_access deny CONNECT !SSL_ports
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>As above.
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>>#MY ADDITIONS PER Squid The Definitive Guide - 2/23/04
>>acl Exchangebox dst 10.0.0.5
>>http_access allow Exchangebox
>>http_access deny all
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>Ok.
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>># And finally deny all other access to this proxy
>>http_access allow localhost
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>What is this? Clearly not what the comment claims. But you have already
>denied everything above so it can never get here.
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>># and finally allow by default
>>http_reply_access allow all
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>Ok. Does not need to be specified.
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>>#Allow ICP queries from everyone
>>icp_access allow all
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>You don't want ICP in a reverse proxy. In fact I would recommend you to
>distable icp entirely (see icp_port).
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>I would propose something like the following configuration for your
>reverse proxy:
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># Base ACLs
>acl all src 0.0.0.0/0.0.0.0
>acl localhost src 127.0.0.1/255.255.255.255
>acl http protocol http
>acl port80 port 80
>acl https protocol https
>acl port443 port 443
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># Only allow cachemgr access from localhost
>acl manager proto cache_object
>http_access allow manager localhost
>http_access deny manager
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># Allow access to our servers
>acl Exchangebox dst 10.0.0.5
>http_access allow https port443 Exchangebox
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>[or if you are using Squid-3 with cache_peer based forwarding]
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>acl Exchangebox dstdomain the.official.fqdn.requested.by.clients
>http_access allos https port443 Exchangebox
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># And finally deny all other access to this proxy
>http_access deny all
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># Disable ICP
>icp_port 0
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>Regards
>Henrik
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