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prometeo (Italian spelling for Prometheus) is a modular proxy, developed as part of his thesis in Computer Science by Simone Tellini.

It comes with the following modules:

  • an HTTP caching proxy
  • a FTP proxy with TLS support
  • a simple TCP tunnel
  • an SSL tunnel
  • a POP3 proxy, which can be interfaced with Spam Assassin
  • a basic SOCKS 5 proxy

You can download the first release here.

A paper describing the design of Prometeo is also available.

Any feedback is appreciated.