Automating mitmproxy and Improving Hulu’s Build Loading Tool for Roku

Hulu Tech
Hulu Tech
Apr 3, 2019 · 5 min read

By Chandler Underwood, Software Developer

Web-connected applications such as Hulu’s have complex and constant network traffic to a variety of services. A proxy is a tool that sits between a web client and the internet and allows requests to be observed, rerouted, and changed. This is valuable for understanding the network call patterns of an app, as well as changing network requests to satisfy testing requirements.