Reverse Proxy Data Diode

Robert Gabriel ephemeric at
Sun Mar 17 11:32:43 UTC 2013

On 17 March 2013 10:17, Camayoc <nginx-forum at> wrote:

> I urge caution using this approach to a data diode.
> The question you ask is a very important one: where can I find a working
> configuration?
> Do not get me wrong, it is possible to make such approaches work, I have
> seen them in my companies test lab.
> The question you have to consider is reliability and trust.
> How reliable does the solution need to be?  My experiece has been making
> something work in a test lab is relatively easy.  However, making something
> work in a deployed environment, thus sustainable 24/7/365 is much harder.
> Intermittent data losses will happen over time?  How does your application
> manage these?  How do you implement re-synchronisation (can't be triggered
> automatically, as there is no feedback loop).

Thank you for your response.

I have read both links before and understand the implications.

I just wanted to see this work and simply cannot believe how expensive

solutions are.

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