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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 ...
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Force OS X to use SOCKS5

Currently I am using an OpenSSH session (with the -D flag to enable dynamic application level port forwarding) as a SOCKS proxy while I'm accessing the internet through an unencrypted wireless access ...
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SSH tunneling for bypassing firewall (http and socks)

I'm having problems setting up the following: I am on Linux on machine LOCAL (my notebook). I ssh into a company machine REMOTE which is behind a firewall and ONLY allows incoming ssh connections ...
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Share a socks proxy on LAN

I have socks proxy running on port 1080. I want other people on LAN to use this proxy. How can I do that? One way is that the client can run this command and then use proxy 127.0.0.1:1080 on his ...
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Use btguard for anonymous browsing under windows 7 (x64)

For those who don't know how it works: btguard is a password protected SOCKS5 proxy. I am looking for an easy way to use it as an internet browsing privacy solution. Here are two options I entertained ...
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SSH proxying 'kit' available?

Is there a software package for Windows or Mac that kind of packs up the logic of using an SSH host as a dynamic SOCKS forwarder (e.g. ssh -D 1080 yourhost) into a nice looking GUI? I'm imagining ...
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Set up a proxy on a remote Linux server?

In order to watch Hulu and other sites which are not available in my region (Canada). I would like to set up my own proxy server in the USA on a Linode for my Macbook running Mac OS X. On my Macbook, ...
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Putty error trying to Proxy SSH thru SOCK5 proxy: Proxy returned Unexpected Version - any help?

I get an error trying to connect to a server thru SSH via a SOCK5 proxy with Putty. The error is: Proxy returned Unexpected Version Any clue what this error is, or how to troubleshoot? the Proxy ...
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proxy software that supports parallel transfer

I need to setup a really fast proxy server in a remote server, here's the scenario: The server prefetches 3KB of data, mostly HTTP resources. The server send to client 3KB of data, instead of ...
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Allow other PC to access proxy installed on my laptop, in ubuntu

I've created a ssh proxy to server by invoking this command: ssh -p1234 -D1234 someuser@someserver With this, I'm able to load certain pages from my firefox, however, the one who need to access ...
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Use SOCKS proxy authentication with Firefox or MSIE

Does anyone know if there is a simple way for the end-user to configure SOCKS proxy authentication in either of the major browsers: Firefox or MSIE? Some browsers support proxy authentication by ...
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Forcing all outgoing connections through proxies

How can I do this in Linux? It'd be nice if there was a way to transparently force connections through proxies rather than configure them individually for each program.
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Configuring IE to resolve DNS at the proxy rather than locally

With the intention of tunneling web traffic through an SSH connection, the following has been done: I've manually configured a PAC file in IE7 in the LAN Settings dialog. I've verified that traffic ...
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How can I trace a connection through a proxy server and/or a VPN?

Someone is continuously attacking my ftp servers. I observed the IPs he left, but running whois on all of them, I concluded that they are socks5 proxy servers. I even found the site where he is ...