Can hipchat webhook post to a server behind firewall

Hello, 

I was a few documents and videos of HipChat which explains how can I get integrations installed for servers behind firewalls. Can you please help find a document if at all its possible to configure server behind firewall to receive webhook notifications? 

For now I have setup ngrok to open up tunnel so that HipChat could use it to send messages. 

Thanks!

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HipChat (cloud) can only reach your server if you make it available on the internet. Using ngrok is fine as a temporary solution, but ideally, you should figure out a secure way to open your firewall for your service.

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