At this moment I am using a SSH tunnel (which provides a socks5 proxy on the client host) to connect to a remote server and its network. I need to access different WebUI services, so I'm using a Firefox profile to set up the proxy settings to go through the SSH proxy.
Now, I need to do the same with another server. This means I'm dealing with 3 different Firefox instances, which can be a quite messy.
I remember having used some free proxy services that you can use from your browser without changing any setting, just entering the URL you want to go preceded by the proxy service's. For example, to go to google.com through the proxy, you would go to something like
Is there any way to do something like this on my local host? In short:
- With my normal Firefox instance (with no proxy configured) I go to somewhere like
- This will request
https://www.google.comthrough a socks5 proxy