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Manual configuration of proxy not working on Windows 10?

It seems that Windows 10 provides an option to allow the user to manually configure the proxy. However I couldn't get it working for my SOCKS5 proxy. It doesn't seem to have any effect after I entered ...
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SSH session with SOCKS5 proxy does not logout/exit properly

It 'hangs' if I use the 'exit' command, and I have to terminate the terminal. I am using it on a Mac. I use the -D option to SSH over a port. Edit: This happens only when I have used this proxy/...
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Convert HTTP requests to Socks5 with squid3

I am new to Squid3. My question is duplicated with Convert HTTP requests to SOCKS5. The difference is that I want to achieve it with Squid3, but I can not find any configuration in Squid3's ...
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Do Proxies Completely Mask Your Traffic?

If you route both your upload and downloads through a proxy can your ISP or "prying eyes" still see what your traffic is? Does the proxy encrypt the traffic in a way so that it is not decipherable? ...
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Configure a VPS to map incoming IPs as outgoing IPs for SOCKS5?

I've purchased a VPS service which supports adding additional IPs, which I've done. All IPs connect to the same VPS and I can connect to them via SSH forwarding for SOCKS5: ssh user@host -N -D port ...
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How can i connect to a VPN then to a sock5 proxy? Proxy refused

I need my connection to be like this My PC --- VPN --- Sock5 --- Web. But everytime I'm connected to the vpn and then try to connect to the proxy. It reads somethin like "proxy server refused". I ...
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Nsa attempting to MITM socks proxy users? [closed]

Today I connected to a free socks proxy and checked the dns and found that the serverhost name was prism1.nsa.gov! I was wondering if this is how the nsa attempts to perform mitm attacks on clients? ...
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iptables rule - SSH socks proxy

I have very basic iptable rules for my home server. Block all INPUT except SSH and a few other connections. Allow everything else. When I connect via SSH I sometimes also create a dynamic SOCKS5 ...
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List of links that will be taken without a proxy in linux

How can I add a list of links that will be taken without a proxy in linux or another shell programm (etc. proxychains)? I need it to exclude the download proxy .avi files proxychains firefox
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connecting to a PuTTY tunnel via SOCKS takes an excessive amount of time

So in PuTTY, under Connection -> SSH -> Tunnels I create a Dynamic / Auto tunnel with a source port of 9150 and leave the destination field blank. I click Add and then the Forwarded ports area shows ...
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FireFox 40: No Proxy(SOCKS5) Authorization Prompt

Mac OS X 10.10.5 Firefox 40.0.3 Does anyone know how to get FireFox to prompt for username/password when trying to set up a SOCKS5 proxy? I read that many people have issues with being asked to ...
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Set up Sock5 proxy to use pidgin IM with XMPP

This is my setup for using pidgin IM. I am running Ubuntu as my host machine and I am using virtual box with "xp" as guest Os.Pidgin IM is installed in XP. My College internet allows only port 80,...
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routing traffic through tor and socks5, different to socks5 and then tor?

I'd like to route traffic through tor and a socks5 proxy. Question: Is there a difference between routing: laptop -> tor -> socks55 laptop -> socks5 -> tor
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OpenVPN, L2TP, or PPTP client that is a SOCKS5 server | linux

I need an OpenVPN, L2TP, or PPTP client for Linux - don't care which - that acts as a SOCKS5 server on the local machine. It should not set up tunnel interfaces or anything like that, it should just ...
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FTP server via SOCKS5 Proxy can only be LISTed with firefox, no ftp clients

I try to retrieve a folder from a FTP server which I connect to through a SOCKS5 proxy (ssh -D). When configuring Firefox (v20, v22) to use the SOCKS5 proxy I can without problems explore the ftp ...
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how to limit a vpn software (spotflux) to certain programs and browsers?

I use windows 8 , spotflux vpn to use sites that are blocked by isp. What I need is to use spotflux only with my browsers - chrome and others, I don't want it to be for all my internet access, ...
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How can I set up a local SOCKS5 proxy whose only purpose is to chain to an authenticated SOCKS5 proxy — on OS-X?

For access to certain resources, I use an authenticated SOCKS5 proxy which runs on a remote server. For various reasons, I don't want to use that proxy system-wide, only with specific applications. ...
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How to create an SOCKS5 proxy with SSH that only uses IP and PORT

I have Ubuntu 13.04 32-bit running in my Virtual Machine in VMware Workstation 9, I'm trying to make an SOCKS5 proxy with SSH which can be accessed from the host only using IP and PORT number, I know ...
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Route Application Data to Tor Hidden Service

I've purchased a file sharing sharing utility that connects to a server using the server's hostname and/or IP (intentionally not FTP). In order to make the system as secure as possible, I decided to ...
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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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Create SOCKS tunnels with PuTTY and nologin

I want to provide a SOCKS proxy with my SSH server but not enable shell access. I have created a user and changed its shell to /usr/bin/nologin, but this means when I SSH into it PuTTY immediately ...
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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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ssh tunnel without SOCKS5 , is it possible?

I want to tunnel all the traffic in my machine , now I do this : ssh -D 1080 root@myserver.com Then , change Mac OS SOCKS proxy to localhost:1080 , But is it possible to tunnel the traffic ...
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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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using SOCKS and still have pages blocked

On Ubutnu, Using firefox: i set it in firefox network setting(SOCKS5) when i check my ip (i.e whatsmyip.com) it is the socks server's ip, but when trying to access youtube.com it's blocked why?! in ...
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How to use Firefox and other non-RFC1929 complaint programs with auth'ed SOCKS5? Local proxy chainer?

I own a SOCKS5 subscription which requires authentication. I want to use it with FoxyProxy and other programs which do not support auth'ed socks5 (just SOCKS5 with no auth). Note that you cannot enter ...
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Foxyproxy is not working with any IP & port?

I'm trying to use an IP address with a port in foxyproxy to surf websites which is blocked in our country, but the problem is any IP address I fill in is not working! How to solve the issue? (I used ...
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Configure IE to use a SOCKS5 proxy instead of SOCKS4

When configuring IE to use a SOCKS proxy server it does not allow you to specify what version of SOCKS should be used. I would like IE to initiate the handshake using SOCKS version 5, not SOCKS ...
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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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Use a Socks5 Proxy in Flash Player

Hello, I'm using PuTTY to create a Socks5 Proxy via SSH. It works great in firefox. But Adobe Flash Player does not seem to use it at all, how can I route my traffic to my server in Flash? I am ...
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How to check if a Socks5 proxy works

Is there an easy way, preferably by using the Linux terminal, to check if a Socks5 proxy works?
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OpenVPN client as SOCKS 5 server?

Are there any Windows applications that can connect to a remote OpenVPN server then act like a SOCKS 5 server in the local environment? EDIT: which means a local server speaks VPN/OpenVPN protocol,...
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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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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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SOCKS5 Proxy Setup on Debian

Is there a package I can install in debian that will create a SOCKS5 proxy on some port? (preferably with authentication) I'd like to use this with uTorrent. If not, how do you setup a socks5 proxy ...
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How is non-HTTP traffic handled while running Firefox through an SSH tunnel?

I have configured Firefox to run through an SSH tunnel via SOCKS5 so that all HTTP traffic is encrypted. What happens if I am watching a video streaming over RTMP or opening an FTP site? Is this ...