SOCKS is an Internet protocol that allows both TCP and UDP communications via a proxy server.

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How to set up a hotspot with socks5 proxy [migrated]

I have a laptop with linux installed on it. The laptop has two network interfaces: eth0 and wlan0. Normally I surf the Internet through eth0, and I've successfully set up a hotspot in linux for my ...
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Dante socks proxy very slow — why? [migrated]

I've set up a Dante socks proxy on Ubuntu Trusty. The setup is: 1: Dante listens on 127.0.0.1:11080 2: I connect to the proxy box with "ssh proxy.box -L 11080:localhost:11080" 3: Then I point my ...
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How to route traffic through different interfaces based on the port number?

iptables -A PREROUTING -i usb0 -t mangle -p tcp --dport 8080 -j MARK --set-mark 1 iptables -L Chain INPUT (policy ACCEPT) target prot opt source destination Chain ...
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tunnel port 8080 over jumpserver using ssh - socks5 proxy?

I have this setup: LocalPC - Jumpserver - Webserver with page only accessible on this machine via localhost:8080 LocalPC and Webserver are not connected - Jumpserver has to be used. Jumpserver ...
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how to run pptp over redsocks proxy

I have one (virtual) Linux box in Ubuntu, that has redsocks set up done. Inside the machine, I could confirm that the the redsocks did work (use wget to check the external IP). Now, I want other ...
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Use internet connection of server, on a client, using proxy or something [closed]

I am working around to find the best and simplest solution to this: Assume we have a windows server 2008 R2 (name this A) with 2 network card configured, one is connected to Internet and another is ...
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Iptables fails to redirect traffic to transparent proxy

My goal was to use ubuntu as a router, with Redsocks serving as a transparent SOCKS proxy redirector. Each machine on my network would have its TCP/UDP traffic redirected to a different port where ...
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Dante - Socks Server - Not Working over Tun0 Interface

I'm trying to set up a socks proxy, so I can bind a port to my vpn interface. However, I cant' seem to get it to work and I'm not sure why. I don't have much experience with this.. Config: ...
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Proxy a remote web host to appear as localhost (via ssh tunnel)

I'm developing a web app that needs to embed pages from a legacy web app in an iframe, which needs to be recognised as the same origin to allow the page to mess with the iframe contents via ...
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Dante multiple proxies with separate authentication

I have been trying to set up Dante on Debian to create a Socks 5 proxy. So far I have only managed to get it to work with the root user, and would like to know how I can have multiple proxies each ...
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Danted Socks Proxy with Authentication

I've been trying to set up a SOCKS proxy on linux with danted. I have the proxy working perfectly without authentication, but when I try adding in authentication with both method: username and method: ...
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Control outgoing interface linux SSH tunnel [duplicate]

I am using a simple socks proxy in my browser. I create the socks using ssh -D myremote.server Now all requests go via the primary IP address of myremote.server. Can I change this behaviour that ...
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TCP Multipath using several SOCKS Proxys as uplink

I would like to set up a server, that uses several SOCKS Proxys as uplink to the internet. All Multipath setups I found were about using "normal" uplink like LAN, Cable or DSL, but none that uses ...
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Is it possible to create ssh socks server with authentication required?

I was looking at this question while I was trying to find a good socks server for linux that would be easy to configure. The following command works fine: ssh -f -N -D 0.0.0.0:1080 localhost I ...
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Understanding a quick SOCKS proxy

Synopsis Essentially I would like to set-up a proxy for YIM!. The reason for this is my office is within a shared office block with other companies, thus meaning the main office is blocking certain ...
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Bind outgoing SOCKS-server traffic to a specific IP

At the office we get access to the web via a SOCKS server which is started with the command: ssh localhost -f -N -D *:8888. This server has 2 IPs (but only one network card): eth0 xx.yy.zz.1 eth0:1 ...
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mount cloud storage under Linux via socks?

I'm trying to mount cloud storage under Linux, but via a SOCKS proxy. One suggested solution I found is to use davfs2, but as far as I can tell it only supports a Http Proxy. I've tried this: sudo ...
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Forward traffic from a socks server to another socks server, based on some application layer “parameters” such as domain name or TLD extension

I want to configure a socks server (with ssh dynamic port forwarding for example) who can forward the traffic to another socks server or http server maybe ... and I want this routing to happens at ...
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Use PuTTy for local SOCKS Server binding?

I want to create a SOCKS server on my gateway server. PuTTY has it's -D switch which allows dynamic SOCKS proxy through the given SSH connection. Is it possible to do locally, without a SSH ...
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Socksify TCP connections reaching a gateway IP — preferably without iptables

I have Virtualbox installed on Debian with a few virtual machines. I can't install anything in the guests, and I use host only networking, vboxnet0. The host IP in the host network is 192.168.56.1, ...
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Proxychains equivalent for Windows? [closed]

Proxychains is a unix tool that can proxy applications through SOCKS proxies: proxychains wget www.google.com I look for Proxychains equivalent for Windows. I need to proxify a single application ...
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Openvpn forward all routing to a socks port

Is it possible to configure openVPN to route all client connections through a socks port? ie, I want the setup to be: Client -> openvpn server -> localhost socks5 port -> socks5 port forward ...
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Hosting multiple socks proxies on a single server

I have multiple public IP addresses assigned to a single NIC in a Windows Server 2012. I want to be able to use each IP as a socks proxy server which has to be accessible from other Internet users. ...
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How to setup ssh SOCKS proxy on another host instead of localhost? [closed]

My MacBook (192.168.8.201) WIFI is off and the LAN assigned IP does not have internet access. A CentOS box (192.168.12.50) has internet access. So I setup an instant SSH SOCKS proxy to surf the web ...
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How to specify outgoing IP for a socks5 proxy

I currently use putty for ssh tunneling through a Fedora server. The server has 2 IP's, and currently it goes by default through the first IP it has assigned. Is there a way to dynamically specify ...
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IRC connection via SOCKS proxy for servers requiring SSL?

I use Sidestep on Mac OSX to make a proxy connection via SSH to an EC2 instance whenever I'm on public unsecured networks. In cases where the network has a more restrictive I can connect my IRC client ...
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How to route the traffic from a specific port through a socks 5 server?

I'm running oracle sql on port 1521. However I can connect on it from a remote server only through a socks5 proxy(due firewall restriction). The client that I use to connect to the sql server doesn't ...
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I want to install a proxy server with multiple external IPs

I'm setting up my website and have gotten to where I need to make calls to external servers. To hide my server's backend (private) IP address I'll use a SOCKS5 proxy set up on a DDoS protected server ...
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Stop socks5 (ss5) to logging in start up

I want to stop ss5 to logging into any file in the server. i saw this command: ss5 -m But i want to find a solution to change any config file, so that it effect when the server start or restart.
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SSH Tunnel can't connect - connection times out, even though regular login works

I am trying to set up an SSH tunnel with a SOCKS proxy in Firefox, so I can surf the internet securely from public wifi. Both client and server are running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. After setting up port ...
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What is the difference between SSH and SSH Tunneling

As the title says, I don't really understand the difference between them. For example, if I connect to a specific server through SSH without tunneling I get the same shell as I get with tunneling.
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strange output on ssh tunneling: output failed; connect failed: Connection timed out;

I use ssh user@xx.yy.zz.41 -p 1234 -D 9898 command for tunneling, and I set firefox socks5 ip to 127.0.0.1 and its port to 9898. It works successfully ,but in terminal I have error in output: ...
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Debian: How to create SOCKS proxy server to exit on specific network interface?

I have a setup with two internet connections. eth0 - Internet connection 1 eth1 - Internet connection 2 How can I create a SOCKS 4/5 server that will take connections coming from eth0 and proxy ...
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Colliding network addresses

A customer is using the same address space as the company network. I need to connect with Cisco VPN Client to the network of the customer, without affecting local connectivity. To keep all working, I ...
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SS5 <maxcons> limitation issue with <group>

Have an SS5 Socks proxy server running with SS5_RADIUS_AUTH I want to set a max connections users but have run in to a problem. SS5 want's me to define user group for it. <group> define a ...
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Ssh socks server doesn't work [closed]

I want setup socks server on my localhost which forward all http traffic on my remote server for bypass firewall rules at my work net. And so I start it as usually sudo ssh -C2qTnN -D localhost:8080 ...
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How do I configure redis to allow me to connect through a SOCKS proxy?

I've got a redis server running on my remote machine. It's currently set only to bind 127.0.0.1. I can ssh into the machine with ssh -D 9999 mydomainwhatever.net to open a SOCKS proxy and then ...
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port forwarding with socks over proxy

I am trying to browse a wiki that runs on a server inside one domain from another domain. The wiki is accessible only on the LAN, but I need to browse it from another LAN to which I connect with an ...
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How to add authentication to ssh dynamic port forwarding?

I am using ssh client as a SOCKS server by running on the remote server this command: ssh -f2qTnND *:1080 some-server-user@localhost There is only one problem here: anyone can connect to the server ...
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Tunnel only one program (UDP & TCP) through another server

I have a windows machine at home and a server with debian installed. I want to tunnel the UDP traffic from one (any only this) program on my windows machine through my server. For tcp traffic this ...
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Save RAM when using dante proxy [closed]

I have a small server that I run dante socks proxy on to route torrent traffic through it. Now the problem is, that for each connection dante seems to create a new program/thread and it uses nearly my ...
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Transparent SOCKS5 proxy for linux using dual stack IPv4 and IPv6

Can you recommend a SOCKS5 proxy for linux that can accept IPv4 requests, but connects to the internet using dual stack (IPv4 and IPv6)? It is going to run on Ubuntu with dual stack enabled. I ...
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Can a SOCKS client listen for connections from a remote client

I have a situation where a PC (PC-1) is behind a firewall and is running a webserver listening for connections. PC-1 can connect to a SOCKS server (S-1). I have another PC (PC-2) that wants to connect ...
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Proxy server through list

I have list of SOCKS5 proxy servers, which is frequently updated. I want my traffic to go randomly or in order go through this list. The server itself has to be SOCKS5 server. For example: Data ...
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Forwarding from one SOCKS proxy to another

I want to set up a SOCKS proxy that listens on port 1080 and forwards data to another proxy listening on port 22 on 1.2.3.4. How do I do that?
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How to convert a local socks server into a local interface?

Exist a way to convert a local socks proxy into a local interface? My problem is that some application don't have the possibility to specify a socks proxy, and I need that all my communication pass ...
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Is it possible to block specific outbound hostnames for SSH SOCKS users?

Is it possible to block connections to specific hostnames for users accessing the web via an SSH SOCKS proxy?
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How can config squid to use a socks as parent or cascade?

I have a socks server and a squid linux server. How can config squid to use socks (as parent or proxy chain or cascade) ?
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socks proxy for debian lenny? dante not works

hello I need a socks5 proxy for debian with simple configuration. dante not working. p.s: I do NOT wish to use SSH tunneling.
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What does HTTP traffic tunnelled through SSH look like to a network administrator? [closed]

When I am at work we have very tight firewalls, as a way to get around them and perhaps even gain some increased anonymity myself and many of my co-workers have set up SSH tunnels to our own hosted ...