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Is there a windows SOCKS proxy server program that can connect to a HTTP parent proxy? [closed]

Hi i need a windows program that emulates a socks5 proxy server and can connect to a parent HTTP squid proxy ... thanks in advance
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OpenVPN: DNS over encrypted channel

I'm testing a setup which is as follows: Machine A has a Firefox instance which is configured to connect to Machine B via SOCKS v5 at a given port. Machine B has an Alpine Linux Docker container ...
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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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proxychains-ng only proxy for some specific site and bypass the else

OS: (Arch Linux) Linux HP-Arch 4.17.5-1-ARCH Proxychain-ng: version 4.13 Proxychains-ng has a "localnet exclusion" section in /etc/proxychains.conf which is used to bypass some sites and proxy all ...
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How to get SOCKS5 capable application proxied through OpenVPN without running everything through VPN on Gnome 3

How can I selectively tunnel by application in Gnome using a remote OpenVPN server or use the arbitrary application's built-in SOCKS5 proxy support to connect to a local "translation" server that ...
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Why is an SSH socks5 proxy performing better than a normal socks5 proxy?

I've been trying to setup a proxy tunnel for gaming for the past month and have encountered (To me) a very strange issue. Currently I'm using a socksifier to redirect/edit the connect() command on a ...
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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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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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Does Socks v5 encrypt the all traffic?

I just found Socks concept and I'm trying to understand more about it and can understand the difference with other proxy and all kinds of vpn Does Socks v5 encrypt the all traffic? Can you look at ...
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Route DD WRT traffic through Proxy SOCKS5

I have the problem. Some domains are blocked in my country. So I have a cheap home router TP-Link TL-WR841ND v8. Firmware : Firmware: DD-WRT v24-sp2 (12/22/14) Is there any way to route all ...
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What is the difference between shadowsocks and openvpn?

I currently configured openVPN and shadowsocks(based on socks5) on a server. I am confused what is the difference between two and when should I use one over other.
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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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Creating VPN “kill-switch” using SOCKS

I want to route all traffic for specific applications (for example Firefox supports SOCKS) through VPN. My VPN service provider offers configuration settings (SOCKS host, port) for SOCKS5 protocol. If ...
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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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SOCKS5 proxy with username and password – ssh: could not resolve hostname, temporary failure in name resolution

I am quite new to SSH and Ubuntu. I am trying to connect to a server (e.g. server1.com) via SOCKS5 proxy host (e.g. proxy1.com) for which username and password is already given. I am including the ...
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sshd: error: connect_to XXXXXXXX: unknown host

I am trying to create SOCKS proxy server using: /usr/bin/ssh -D 8123 -f -C -N proxy@us-vpn.dennas It seems to mostly work, however in log I see following errors: Feb 22 08:42:41 us-vpn sshd[5383]: ...
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Can I simply PuTTy on a windows to route only certain (SOCKS5) traffic to a Anonymous VPN

I have windows 7, and would like to take an anonymous VPN provider to route CERTAIN application's trafic through the VPN (for example utorrent via SOCKS5-setting). This does not seem simple, ...
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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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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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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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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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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 [closed]

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 without ...
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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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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? [closed]

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 ...