Reverse HTTP

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Authors Mark Lentczner  , Donovan Preston 
Last updated 2009-03-04
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This memo explains a method for making HTTP requests to a host that cannot be contacted directly. Typically, such a host is behind a firewall and/or a network address translation system.


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Donovan Preston (

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