What does it actually mean for proxy to be "HTTPS proxy"? On the internet you can find many sites with free public proxies and some of them allow you filter them by their type.
While I understand how regular HTTP proxy works, how it's different compared to HTTPS proxy?
Is HTTPS proxy the one that allows accessing sites that are
CONNECT tunnel to port 443)?
What happens when I try to access regular
http:// site via
HTTPS proxy, is the connection between my computer and proxy server encrypted? Or it goes all the way in plain text?
My thinking is that:
HTTPproxy allows regular methods like
HTTPSproxy allows regular methods but also allows