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Re: Network Misuse
From: "Kurt Buff" <kurt.buff () gmail com>
Date: Thu, 16 Aug 2007 17:17:33 -0700

In the registry, take a look at the setting for this key:

[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings]
"ProxyServer"="192.168.10.10:3128"

The IP address:port# combination will tell the tale. We set this
through a logon  script.

On 8/15/07, Mohamad Mneimneh <Mohamad.Mneimneh () dargroup com> wrote:
Hi List,

I am seeing users on my LAN using unauthorized sw such as msn messenger.
By default, this service is blocked for the average user. I am
suspecting that these users have set another proxy in their IE browser
than that of the local site, possibly the proxy of one on the company's
remote sites where no such restrictions exist, or even worse using some
tunneling mechanism.

My question is: Is there any way to obtain the Internet Explorer's proxy
settings remotely so I can confirm this?

Thanks,

-Mohamad.



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