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Desktop applications cannot connect to the internet

I've been using Shadowsocks 4.1.2 for a while on my Windows 7. It was set to run on startup. Recently I've turned it off and for some reason I can't seem to use any of my desktop applications to ...
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Chaining Privoxy and Shadowsocks… Privoxy actions (blocks) not working

I have privoxy as windows system proxy. privoxy config file is as follows: confdir . logdir . forward-socks5 / 127.0.0.1:39001 . listen-address 127.0.0.1:8118 show-on-task-bar 0 activity-animation 0 ...
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Access private network through ssh when port forwarding is disabled

I have access to a machine A which allows nothing but ssh command. Port forwarding is also disabled there. I can ssh into machine A (on port 5022). From machine A, I can ssh into machine B (port 22), ...
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How to forward socks proxy from VirtualBox host to the guest session?

I have guest Win10 running inside Win10 Virtualbox. I have a socks proxy that I establish in the Host's sessions. I am using NAT with the Guest WIN10 and I want to be able to use the socks5 proxy ...
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How Putty into reverse tunnel for socks proxy?

I want to set up a Raspberry Pi on my home network that I can use as a socks proxy from work or other location (parents' house). In other words, I want to navigate the web and have it appear that it's ...
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Shadowsocks causing ERR_SSL_BAD_RECORD_MAC_ALERT on Windows 10

I am a regular Shadowsocks user. Recently when I perform certain actions, all my browsers stop to display the page for me, and the action is not done. For example, while I can browse and comment on ...
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Proxychains doesn't work as intended in Kali Linux

I am beginner to ethical hacking and trying to route my request using proxychains and tor referring to this YouTube video link. I did everything as shown in video and even after that it doesn't seems ...
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How can I Connect VPN via SOCKS Proxy or other VPN on Mac OS

my company provides the VPN for accessing intranet. However , my home's IP seems blocked by the service provider. Can I Do something Like this? PC ===[Socks Proxy]===[L2TP VPN]=======> Intranet PC ==...
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get Connection closed by remote host when trying to connect to my socks5 proxy via ssh

this is the result ssh proxyfish552@X-X-X-X ssh_exchange_identification: Connection closed by remote host could you make sense of this if its helpful ? ssh -vvv usage: ssh [-...
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Virtual Network Adapter that forwards request to a SOCKS proxy

Being forced to use a proxy is a nightmare. You have to configure almost every software for the proxy, if the software supports it. It would be great if we could configure our network adapter to use a ...
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Turn SOCKS to VPN using OpenVPN

I'm on Windows 10 and I have a local SOCKS connection (Psiphon 3) and I want to share this connection via Wifi Hotspot. I know how to share an OpenVPN connection via wifi hotspot but I don't know how ...
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How will the traffic of a high-speed site be used for downloading in a Bittorrent?

I have high-speed access to a certain site (access speed 10mb/sec). For example, it's a https://website.com. Using the traffic of this web site I can go to other websites in high-speed mode using ...
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IE 11 Failure with PuTTY-Based SOCKS5 Proxy

I have set up a PuTTY-based SOCKS5 proxy as follows: I have configured IE11 to use this proxy as follows: I have also configured Firefox 52.7.3 (32-bit) to use this proxy in the exact same manner: ...
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Is it possible to use a SOCKS5 proxy for the macOS terminal on a local machine?

Many websites, for example: getgrav.org is blocked by my ISP, so I even can’t download it via composer in my terminal. Is there a way to use SOCKS5 proxy in the macOS terminal? A VPN is not solution,...
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Use SOCKS5 with auth in Chrome

I am trying to configure Google Chrome to use my proxy. It works fine with curl: curl -v --socks5-hostname bla-bla.example:1080 -U bla:bla-bla https://www.google.com/ I've tried to use FoxyProxy, ...
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How to configure Dante socks5 to use only specific users for authentication

As I understand, if Dante is configured for using with username authentification method, then it gives the proxy access for all the system users. I don't want to let every user to have the proxy ...
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How to restrict access to socks5 server only through one hostname?

I have a dante-server (socks5 proxy) which points to one of my hostnames (sub.example.com). Here's my basic config (my own domain replaced with an example variant): logoutput: /var/log/danted.log ...
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What is the difference between Shadowsock and a regular socks5 proxy?

What is the difference between Shadowsocks and other proxies designed to get around the great firewall of china, and a regular SOCKS5 or HTTP proxy?
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Binding SOCKS proxy to keepalive virtual ip

I am creating a SOCKS proxy using OpenSSH dynamic port forwarding on an ssh-server in a keepalive cluster containing 3 machines. The virtual ip of this cluster is 1.1.1.4 The master node of the ...
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Tunnel Socks Proxy through Privoxy

I'm using Privoxy to tunnel a specified SOCKS5 Proxy through Privoxy. It works just fine. Is there any way to tunnel through multiple dynamic proxys just by setting up a single listening endpoint on ...
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Using (Open)VPN as proxy only with certain apps

My Firefox connects to the internet using an SSH tunnel through a server. The advantage of this is that I can setup some apps to use the tunnel using their proxy options, while others never do (some ...
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Proxy settings not immediately applying if set by script

I'm trying to automate connecting to a proxy I have at home. I do this through a powershell script, like the following: $reg = "HKCU:\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings" Set-...
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Downloading torrent with filtered tracker

I am using uTorrent version 2.2.1 build 25534 I have downloaded a few torrents from a site which both the site and its trackers are filtered in my country Now i have tried solving this problem by ...
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How to visit www.google.com in Ubuntu with Shadowsocks

I'm Chinese and I'm new to Ubuntu. I use Shadowsocks to visit www.google.com in Windows, but I've found it hard to visit Google with Shadowsocks-Qt5 in Ubuntu. There is little refrence about it on the ...
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iptables rules on server break dynamic ssh port forwarding (SOCKS proxy) on local machine

I use debian 9 on a rented VPS. On my laptop I use dynamic ssh port forwarding (using the SOCKS protocol) to tunnel the traffic of some applications. It all works fine but when I load the iptables ...
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How to use Privoxy in conjunction with SOCKS proxy?

After configuring my browser to use SOCKS5 proxy Privoxy stopped working with the application. How can I fix the proxy chain? example settings: SOCKS host: 127.0.0.1 port: 8118
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Internet Explorer 11 as a SOCKS5 Proxy Client Resolves Hostnames Locally, not on the Proxy

Internet Explorer 11 as a SOCKS5 proxy client resolves hostnames locally, not on the proxy. Is there any way to force Internet Explorer 11 to resolve hostnames on the proxy? I would rather not ...
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OpenSSH as a SOCKS5 Proxy *Client*

It seems that the OpenSSH client lacks built-in support to act as a client of a SOCKS5 proxy. Everything I've found online makes use of netcat to achieve the desired effect. Am I correct that the ...
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A proxy handler that can handle multiple proxies

for example, i have this local proxies handlers: 127.0.0.1:8888 (Fiddler) 127.0.0.1:1080 (ShadowSocks) 127.0.0.1:919 (Another ShadowSocks) I want them to be used at the same time. is there any ...
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Windows equivalent to Secure Pipes SOCKS proxy GUI

I would like to setup a SOCKS proxy using SSH on Windows for a colleague who is not that technically savvy (so preferably no terminal or command line). On OSX, we have a nice GUI for this called ...
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Can I use domain name instead of IP to connect SOCKS5 proxy server?

I have domain name with correct A- and AAAA-records and my personal SOCKS5 Dante Server. Via IP all is okay, but when I try to connect via domain it's failed. So is it real to set up or impossible? ...
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Create log file of all systems that connect to SOCKS server

I want to keep track of all the systems that attempt to connect to the SOCKS server (With authentication). The server is SUSE 11 SP3
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Redirect all apps traffic to socks proxy

I have a java app which needs to connect to company's resources. Those resources are only accessible through a development machine in that cluster. I'm working on a desktop. Using SOCKS proxy I ...
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How to ping through SOCKS5 proxy?

I have some SOCK5 proxy made through SSH tunnel as 127.0.0.1:8080 (8081, 8082, etc). I want to ping a website through different proxies to find which one provides a faster route. How can I use the ...
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How to get an ssh socks proxy on demand?

I know ssh provides a SOCKS proxy with -D. I wonder if it's possible to start such a proxy on demand, the moment a connection is made to a specified port (using the likes of socat and nc under the ...
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tunnel Linux through windows machine

I am getting a new machine at work that I plan to have Linux (CentOS) installed. I am thinking to have a windows VM and a centos VM on top of ESXi, and CentOS will use windows VM (where I login and ...
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SSH tunneling and port forwarding to connect with MySQL behind ssh proxy

I have a mysql running in a machine(C) behind an SSH proxy machine (B). I want to connect to mysql on C on port 3306 using mysql workbench in my local computer(A). Machine B is accessible by machine A ...
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Access the web through SOCKS, SSH and then HTTP Proxy

WGH The web is full of guides like this, explaining how to make firefox using SOCKS connection to an SSH tunnel. It Almost fits my needed. I have followed the instructions and it works fine, but ...
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Warning: “SOCKS Gateway was specified but is ignored”

I have putty (plink) set up as a SOCKS proxy listening on a local port, and it works fine in my browsers via a PAC script. However, when I configure Fiddler (4.6.2.2) to use it as a gateway with ...
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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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How to install proxychains for Mac Os

I tried installing homebrew and then installing proxychains with brew install proxychains-ng. It did not work. I then tried downloading the formula from https://gist.github.com/allenhuang/3792521 ...
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Can I connect by using double/nested proxy?

Suppose that I want to connect to internet through proxy server A. If I am in a network where connection to external network should go through proxy server B, is it possible to do this? Is there any ...
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access websites with custom https port via socks proxy

I use a socks4 proxy in chrome (ssh tunnel via putty listens on localhost:60000) which works fine for all websites with the default http ports 80 and 443. What does NOT work is accessing websites over ...
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Debian Linux: How can I expose a SOCKS proxy as a HTTP proxy for the purpose of HTTP/HTTPS requests?

How can I allow a program, which only supports talking through a HTTP proxy, to talk through a SOCKS proxy? In other words, take the HTTP-proxy request and turn it into a SOCKS-proxy request which ...
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Certificate authentication over socks/ssh

My workplace has the requirement that to browse any internal site the browser has to present a valid certificate. My desktop at work has such a valid certificate. I would like to tunnel to the desktop ...
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Pass Microsoft Edge traffic through proxifer

I just installed Windows 10, and it seems that Proxifer can not capture and pass Microsoft Edge traffic through my SOCKS server. It doesn't capture anything. While Internet Explorer's traffic still ...
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SOCKS proxy and HTTP: Will the IP address be hidden?

As far as I know, using a HTTP proxy, there will be a header field sent that contains the IP address of the user. But SOCKS almost works with every service and protocol, so there should not be such a ...
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Enabling socks proxy in my browser is freezing my putty terminal

Local system - Windows 8.1, Putty, Firefox with FoxyProxy addon (Socks5) Remote server - Ubuntu 14.04 (headless) When i enable FoxyProxy and use SSH tunneling, the putty session freezes and the ...
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Issues with SOCKS proxy over SSH Tunnel on windows - works via OS X

I setup an ssh tunnel to my ubuntu VPS from an OS X machine like this: ssh -p 12345 -N -D 9999 root@128.222.222.222 password: * etc. I have tried to follow many a guide on how to use either putty or ...
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Can I turn an SSH dynamic port forward to a VPN to use for the whole system?

I can create a socks proxy with ssh dynamic port forwarding and set my web browser to use it, but I want to use that route for the whole system. Is there a way for doing that? Can I turn that socks ...