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Route traffic selectively through OpenVPN as a SOCKS proxy

Is it possible to convert OpenVPN traffic into a SOCKS proxy locally, so that applications can use the VPN only when needed by connecting to the SOCKS proxy? I'm aiming for something like Underleech ...
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How to only pass browser traffic to openvpn connection

I have succesfully set up an openvpn connection. By using the parameters redirect-gateway def1 dhcp-option DNS 10.8.0.1 all traffic will go through the VPN, but I only want a specific application ...
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Sharing transparently proxied Internet connection with PS3

I am trying to play a Japanese karaoke game on a PS3 but the latency is just horrendous and downloading songs takes forever. One recommendation I got was to turn my laptop into a SOCKS proxy by ...
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SOCKS OS X configuration

This is mostly a question about what effect does the following option have upon all applications that open TCP/UPD ports: If I set up a SOCKS proxy using System Preferences -> Network -> Advanced -> ...
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proxy servers with ips from various other countries

I am trying to setup a proxy server for a few members of my team. I want to give it to them through my VPS server, what I want to know is I want to give at least 30 IPs from different country then ...
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Reliable and legitimate (legal) proxies to rent? [closed]

I'm looking to purchase access to a single SOCKS4/5 proxy server. I wish to have an origin USA IP address while I travel. I prefer to use a legitimate service, however when I google for this I see a ...
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Mac sandboxed application can't access SOCKS5 proxy

OS version: OS X 10.8.2 PAC file path: http://localhost/proxy.pac Target applications: Safari, Tweetbot Example rule in .pac: if (shExpMatch(url, '*domain.com*')) return 'SOCKS5 127.0.0.1:8080'; In ...
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How do I check if a process (Firefox) has quit?

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit, with all updates installed. I made a simple shell script that starts a SOCKS5 tunnel and launches Firefox (with correct network proxy settings) to use the tunnel. How ...
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Apache issues with socks redirection

I have an issue with the socks configuration on my Fedora install and the LAMP environment. I applied the solution to my question ...
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Connect Chrome to TOR

I'm having difficulty connecting Chrome to TOR. I started trying yesterday. I started Vidalia and the TOR Browser and then followed the advice at ...
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Proxy HTTP traffic over SOCKS?

I used it once before but I can't remember what it was called. I need to tell my http app to connect to a site but I need to tunnel it through a proxy. Unfortunately the app doesn't support proxies. ...
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Tunneling HTTPS traffic via a PUTTY/SSL tunnel with SOCKS

I have configured a SOCKS ssh tunnel to a remote proxy, and set my Firefox to use localhost:<port> as a SOCKS proxy. My intention is to tunnel outgoing HTTP/S connections from my machine via a ...
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Proxifier disables MetroStyle apps Internet Connection

I'm using Windows 8 release preview. When I install Proxifier (to set my SOCKS proxy), none of my MetroStyle apps can access the Internet (even the ones I develop). So, my question is, is there a way ...
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Setting a SOCKS Proxy for Metro Apps in Windows 8 Release Preview

I'm using Proxifier application to set a SOCKS proxy in my Windows 7. I have set several rules for it. For instance I have set a few domains to use a SOCKS proxy, some connections are direct, etc. ...
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How to have external requests from a LAMP server bypass internet censorship?

I had another question at the askUbuntu site, and migrated this version from a Server Fault question, as I think that Super User is the best location for asking it. Background: I have a local ...
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Can't upload to FTP server through SOCKS proxy

This question is somewhat of an extension of this question. My final intention is to be able to upload files to the ftp server in question. I have FileZilla connecting through a SOCKS proxy created ...
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Browsers that support Socks5 user/password authentication

I need a browser that can authenticate itself with the usual user/password combination. Arora and Maxthon does this. However, Arora's source code have been edited 2 years ago. Maxthon? It's an ...
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A software like Proxifier for linux?

is there any software similar to Proxifier in windows for linux that passes all of my traffic via SOCKSv4, SOCKSv5, HTTPS and etc.?
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OpenVPN vs. SOCKS proxy

I've been trying to set up a secure connection over which I can browse the internet, and it seems like there are two options, and SSH SOCKS proxy or OpenVPN (at least, those two are what I have found, ...
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How to tunnel HTTP over SSH via SOCKS?

This should be a simple issue to solve, but for some reason it's not working for me. ssh vps works just fine (I use authentication keys) I set up the tunnel with the command: ssh -C2TNv -D 8080 vps ...
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What to do when the ISP seems to interrupt a SOCKS5 connection to a VPS?

I have a VPS and until now have been using a socks5 server on it. The problem is that recently my ISP (I live in Iran) has figured out some way to interrupt it and I'm receiving the "blocked page" ...
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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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Web browsing through SSH tunnel gets stuck/clogged

I use tools like Tunnelier to log into my home Tomato router through SSH, and then use it as a proxy for web browsing, tunnel for Remote Desktop/VNC, etc. Most days it works great, but some days ...
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chrome socks proxy through ssh forwarding timeouts

I'm attempting to forward all traffic through from Google Chrome through a SSH tunnel. When Firefox is configured to use the tunnel, it works. When chrome is launched with the proxy args appended, it ...
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How to diagnose proxy over ssh?

Recently I've tried to set up proxy using ssh -D 2454 username@servername (to browse the Internet through ssh tunnel), but failed to do this correctly. I would be happy for any suggestions and/or ...
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How to set up a proxy to route all traffic through?

I run Ubuntu on my home computer. Is there a simple way of setting up a proxy server on that computer? At least so that I can use it as a proxy server for HTTP, but if it isn't very difficult so that ...
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FTP over proxy Ubuntu 11.10

i develop several scripts which get their data from ftp-servers. My machine is behind a proxy which prevents my scripts (and programs like ftp) to connect to my testserver. Testing with a windows ...
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Limit URL's accessible over a SSH Tunnel

I have a server and I want to offer a tunnel through this server to some of my friends. But I want to limit the sites they can access using this tunnel. My plan was to create a user account without ...
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SOCKS5 proxy with username authentification for windows

Can you suggest any SOCKS5 proxy server for Windows (ideally Windows 7) which supports SOCKS5 username authentification (rfc 1929).
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Accessing serial port via sockets

I'm on windows and I need to access my com5 serial port via sockets. I tried serproxy but it does not work. Is there a better tool to do it? This serial port com5 is a virtual serial port of my 3g ...
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How secure SSH dynamic port forwarding?

I'm using SSH's dynamic port forwarding to host a socks proxy on localhost. I'm trying to find out if the connection between my computer and the remote server/destination is secured. Will my ISP or ...
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Set/unset socks proxy via shell

In OSX Lion I set ssh proxy to connect to work. All I do is a) in terminal ssh -D 8080 -f -C -q -N work_host_machine b) System prefereces, proxy, set socks proxy Step b) needs to be performed by ...
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tsocks and OpenSSH

I try to use tsocks as a socks-wrapper for an OpenSSH socks5 tunnel: Here's my tsocks.conf: wishi@kage ~ % cat /etc/tsocks.conf # This is the configuration for libtsocks (transparent socks) # Lines ...
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How to encrypt SOCKS5 traffic?

When I use my laptop in open Wi-Fi networks I want to tunnel all my TCP/IP traffic through a SOCKS5 server running on my VPS. I'm using Windows 7 and Proxifier in order to tunnel ALL traffic through ...
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What is the difference between SOCKS4/5 and a pure TCP proxy?

Why do we need SOCKS if we could just use a TCP proxy system like TOR? What kind of advantages does SOCKS have?
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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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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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How do I set up an SSH tunnel to connect to a proxy?

I have two machines S and C that are on a local network. The way to access Internet from any machine on the network is to use a web proxy, Squid3 is being used. So I can log in to the proxy from only ...
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Access internet through another machine [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to share Internet Connection in Ubuntu I have two machines, both running Ubuntu. Both the machines are on a local network. I am behind a proxy server and am required ...
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Not being able to block a site in ccproxy server

I have installed ccproxy server and have setup firefox to use this proxy server. Now I am trying out different features of proxy server. For testing purpose, I want to check blocking of ...
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How do I find out the type of http proxy server I'm tunneling through?

Following standard online directions, I set up an ssh tunnel at home using putty to access private web pages accessible only on my work network. Fortunately, this just worked; when I sshed into a ...
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http proxy over ssh, not socks

The question is simple, but the answer is not : ssh -D 8080 user@host or ssh -gCNf -D 8080 user@host or wathever with -D # I need a kind of proxy that i can use with http_proxy variable, ...
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How can I route *some* traffic over an SSH SOCKS proxy on OS X?

I have a SSH SOCKS connection running for VPN purposes, and this works beautifully. By using either FoxyProxy for Firefox, or a .pac file for OS X's Automatic Proxy Configuration option, web traffic ...
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proxychains browser unable to download and open files

Ubuntu 10.10, Midori 0.2.4 browser (same problem with Epiphany 2.30.2, haven't tried with Firefox or Chrome as yet) Proxychains-3.1 installed, working fine. Here is the deal: when NOT proxychained, ...
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Xbox Live over Mac connection sharing using a Socks Proxy

I've recently moved into an apartment with a managed wifi connection. Everything is heavily proxied and most ports besides 443 & 80 are blocked. I have a personal server running at my parents ...
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How to route all traffic via a local SSH SOCKS proxy on iOS?

Note: although iOS is technically for "cell phones" which aren't permitted on SU, this questions seems is technical and not about regular usage, that I consider it computer software. I'd like to have ...
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Quick way to bypass proxy with DownThemAll

I've been using an SSH proxy to my home network to encrypt my internet surfing, which is fine. But the connection is much slower than the direct one, and when I'm downloading large files I'd rather ...
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Problem with HTTP tunneling via SSH between Macs

There are some websites which I can access only from office Mac (10.6) and I am trying to access them from home also using Mac (10.6). I have set up a dynamic port forwarding ssh -D 8888 -N ...
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Can the browsers (IE, Firefox, Chrome, Safari) authenticate to a SOCKS5 proxy?

If so, what authentication method is possible?
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Multiple identities at the same time using TOR?

I am scraping some websites with curl and I am using Tor to avoid sending too many request with the same ip. The problem is that my app uses threads, so if I send the packet to change identity to the ...