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use sock proxy in command line

I set up the sock proxy using ssh with Secrete socks successfully and I can visit the web site that is blocked previously (say youtube, Yes, I live in China). The problem is I still have issue in ...
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Problems with network after using a socks proxy

I was playing around with SSH and trying to route traffic through my laptop. In the end I succeeeded, however I seem to have messed up my network. I only used ssh and played around with both -D and -L ...
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BitTorrent client with strict SOCKS policy [closed]

Is there any reliable opensource BitTorrent client that will absolutely positively use SOCKS (when configured) for all connections whatsoever, failing if the SOCKS server is inaccessible? I think ...
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1answer
251 views

How to create a local-remote-local tunnel to a specific port using ssh

I'm able to establish an ssh connection from my windows computer (localhost - eth1) to my linux computer (remotehost - eth0) by doing: ssh user@192.168.1.100 Instead of using that, because I use ...
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1answer
356 views

“udp relay” via openssh socks proxy

I'm trying to run a UDP based multiplayer game (dota 2) via the following chain dota2 (OS X)-> proxycap -> ssh tunnel -> home machine (OS X) -> internet The home machine is running the ...
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1answer
607 views

What types or standards exist for (S)FTP proxy authentication and usage?

I develop and support a program which uses (S)FTP to download files to corporate servers. Corporate clients often require my program to go through a proxy rather than connecting directly. ...
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358 views

Access company intranet (http/https) using SSH (AllowTcpForwarding might be set to “no”)

How can I access web services inside my company's LAN from the outside? I can SSH in to a machine that's inside the LAN. I tried to use Putty to set up dynamic port forwarding and configured Firefox ...
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1answer
214 views

Increasing Download Speed

I had an interesting thought: Would it be somewhat possible to increase download speed (and potentially upload speed) like a download accelerator does, but using a socks proxy that splits your ...
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195 views

SOCKS proxy on a local network

I have a Windows 7 machine that I use to open up a SOCKS connection using Putty on SSH. I set the tunnel to Dynamic localhost 8080 which I can use locally. How do I get a machine on the local ...
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How can I use SSH with a SOCKS 5 proxy?

I don't know much about proxies in general, and especially not SOCKS5 proxies, so sorry if this is a newbie question but I haven't been able to find the answer online or in the man pages. I have a ...
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279 views

Is there a SOCKS proxy server program that supports a HTTP parent proxy?

Is there a SOCKS proxy server program that supports a HTTP parent proxy? (that is, I am using a program that requires a SOCKS proxy server, but I only have a HTTP proxy server. The SOCKS proxy ...
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Convert HTTP requests to SOCKS5

I'm currently doing some testing work with TOR and ran in to a small problem. Tor's client only supports receiving connections through a SOCKS5 protocol, but the applications I'm using only support ...
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894 views

How do I make Mac OS X applications use different SOCKS proxies?

Is there a way to make different Mac OS X applications use different SOCKS proxies? I've had no luck using tsocks with Mac OS X applications like Skype, Mail, or Chrome, always segfaults. I believe ...
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1answer
332 views

Tunneling traffic through a proxy using SSH - what does the proxy server see?

If I am accessing information (in a browser or via bittorent) through an SSH tunnel, what info will then be possible to obtain on the SSH/proxy server itself? As far as I have understood, the ...
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1answer
622 views

Free, simple, configurable SOCKS5 server

I've been looking (for the past 6-7 hours) for a fast, free and configurable SOCKS5 server. I haven't found anything that matches my needs. They are either too complicated, too bare-bones or simply ...
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1answer
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HTTP proxy server for Windows that forwards to SOCKS proxy

I have am application for Windows which only supports HTTP proxies (no SOCKS support). Because I already have some good SOCKS proxy lists, I was wondering: Is there some HTTP proxy server for ...
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2answers
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Set SOCKS proxy for Safari

Is it possible to specify the SOCKS proxy for Safari in OS X Lion? I've got an address and port number I have to fill in there but I can't find the settings in the browser...
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1answer
714 views

set up socks proxy at home to use away from home

I have a linux box at home. I know I can set up a proxy on a current computer by opening up terminal and typing ssh -D PORT USER@SERVER and then enter in the proxy and port in a browser. HOWEVER - I ...
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Can I ping/send ICMP through TOR?

Is that possible? Does Tor use Application Layer SOCKS4/SOCKS5?
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1answer
3k views

SSH as socks proxy through multiple hosts

Can the following be achieved with SSH. There are three machines involved: A. My local machine at home B. The SSH gateway server at school C. A workstation in a lab, only reachable through B I ...
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2answers
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How can I allow other computers to use my local SOCKS SSH tunnel?

I often use an SSH tunnelling on my computer, using a SOCKS proxy. ssh -D 1234 example.com However, this only accepts local connections. I would like other systems on my network to be able to use ...
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Windows: How to forward all traffic to a Socks Proxy

i'm using putty to setup a socks proxy on my computer. i firefox i configure the socks proxy so that i can surf. but i have to do this for every programm i want to surf the internet. now, i would ...
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1answer
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Why doesn't IE/Chrome on Windows support SOCKS5 proxies on port 27977?

I am working with a client who uses proxies on their Windows machines. They recently have come to me to solve the issue of why Interenet Explorer and Chrome refuse to use SOCKS5 proxies on port 27977. ...
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How can I tell if a proxy is SOCKS or HTTP using a command in terminal?

Is there a simple command to run in a Linux terminal to tell if a proxy is SOCKS or HTTP?
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2answers
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SSH socks proxy not working with Firefox on a Mac

I have the ssh client on my Mac set up to connect using a certificate to a remote linux server. I'm trying to get my browser to surf through the remote server using a local ssh socks proxy. The ...