Installation and configuration of the Squid proxy server
Go to System – Package Manager – Available Packages and click on the Install button corresponding to Squid.
The Squid proxy will download and install automatically. ‘Success’ at the end of the installation screen will indicate that the Squid installation is complete. This will add two menu items under Services – Squid Proxy Server and Squid Reverse Proxy.
Start with the Services – Squid Proxy Server menu. Figure 5 elaborates on the required configuration parameters.
One by one, browse through the following sub-menus –- Local Cache, ACLs, Traffic Mgmt, Authentication, Users -- and make the desired changes or save their default settings.
Figure 7: SquidGuard common ACL