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

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How to route browser traffic through an OpenVPN connection on Linux?

I have set up an OpenVPN connection but I don't want to send all the traffic through it. My current routing table looks like this: $ ip route default via 192.168.88.1 dev enp7s0 proto dhcp metric 100 ...
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Mail client fails through TOR SOCKS5 proxy with authentication failure

Happening for all POP, IMAP & SMTP protocols with or without SSL. * Account '***': Connecting to POP3 server: ***:110... [DATE TIME] POP< +OK Dovecot ready. [DATE TIME] POP> USER *** [DATE ...
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unable to authenticate socks5 (danted) with username

I'm unable to setup username auth for socks5 using dante and socksmethod: username method. ubuntu@ip-10-120-108-135:~$ uname -a Linux ip-10-120-108-135 5.19.0-1025-aws #26~22.04.1-Ubuntu SMP Mon Apr ...
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how to setup socks5 proxy server on centos9 for network access behind firewall?

I need a socks proxy on centos 9, to access services from an (internal) network behind a firewall. It should be a socks 5 proxy (dynamic port forwarding) that can only be used by the configured ssh ...
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Port Forwarding through Socks5

I run a V2ray server and client and created a Inbound Socks5. I want to forward 0.0.0.0:8443 to a remote machine with IP and port number. I know that dokodemo-door in v2ray can do this, but my ISP has ...
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OpenVPN, L2TP or PPTP client to proxy (http or socks 4/5)

I'm looking for a way to open a proxy server on Windows or Linux which is bound to a client of OpenVPN or L2TP or PPTP, so the user that is connecting to the proxy is gonna connect to the VPN server ...
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Having trouble to set up SSH socks proxy [duplicate]

I am trying to set up a SSH socks tunnel for my personal use. When I am using this command ssh -D 1080 -N root@[server public IP] to start the proxy I am getting this error: open failed: ...
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Port forwarding through socks5 proxy without ssh

I want to redirect connections to localhost:5353 on my PC to remoteserver:53 (udp). However, the connection to the remote server is restricted and must be made through a socks5 proxy. So I have to ...
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How do I ensure that a SOCK5-proxy is not used by malicious applications?

I have created a jumphost/bastion, that will act just as that - a jumphost to certain hosts:ports. I am aware of that I can limit users/groups with the following: Match User Alice PermitOpen some....
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Send all Outline traffic over proxy to another server

i have setup an outline server on my first server lets call it outline server; and i have successfully connected to that server via outline client application. but i need to redirect all that traffic ...
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Danted starts without error but not working

I installed danted on ubuntu 22.04.1 with apt package manager and everything worked find 'till I tried to connect to it. this my /etc/danted.conf logoutput: /var/log/socks.log internal: ens160 port = ...
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How to set up a secure forward proxy for a TCP port that is not HTTP or HTTPS?

I have a Mac Workstation, and I also have an EC2 instance (running Ubuntu Jammy) that we'll call my Proxy Box. I want my Mac Workstation to communicate out to the internet through my Proxy Box. ...
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Is it possible to conditionally launch Chrome with a proxy configuration on Windows?

I have a networking/routing application that has a SOCKS5 interface and a more elaborate backend to route/proxy data. Anyhow I would like for a primary windows application to be able to launch ...
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Is basic Username authentication is enough for Dante SOCKS proxy?

so I'm making a SOCKS5 proxy for WebSocket connections and some HTTP calls on a few VMs in DO. The idea is that traffic from K8S cluster would go through the proxies so I could whitelist the IPs on ...
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How to redirect tailscale to shadowsocks

How to redirect tailscale traffic (TPC+UDP) through shadowsocks proxy on Linux? I've tried ss-redirect with no success.
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Why do netcat packets get re-routed by iptables rules, but not a curl request?

I am trying to route all of my traffic through an SSH tunnel/SOCKS5 proxy. I have some IP tables rules configured to redirect (almost) all traffic to a socket-based program that then negotiates and ...
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How to make a VPS with multiple IPs to proxy with more than 1 IP?

I have a Ubuntu VPS with four different public IP addresses. I want to use this VPS as a socks5 proxy in firefox browser, curl and other software with the possibility to use all public IPs of that ...
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Docker-compose can't connect via socks-proxy to SSH remote host

I'm trying to deploy containers using docker-compose to remote server via SSH. Remote server SSH can be accessed only via SOCKS proxy. I created ~/.ssh/config with valid SOCKS configuration for that: ...
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Redirect all local traffic to shadow-socks proxy

Iptables reroute to shadowsocks I have ubuntu 20.04 vps with shadow-socks server on it. I also have ubuntu 20.04 on my pc, with shadow-socks client running on it. Currently using shadow-socks-libev ...
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SOCKS_dante(1.4.3)_Separate processing by port number

I have installed dante and it is working fine. In addition, I want to divide the process according to the port number of the client, but it doesn't work. I want to divide the processing as follows. ...
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Can we limit the traffic used by user in dante server?

Can we limit the traffic used by user in dante server? I have a dante socks5 server I want to limit the traffic used by a user to 2GB only If I can do this with dante please help else if I can't any ...
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ssh tunnel for socks proxying

I'm scratching my head over this; I've spent many hours reading, please help. Simplifying, I have one site mydomain.com that has one gateway router (router-1 192.168.1.1), one router configured as ...
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Is there a built-in way to proxy SSH through socks5?

I have a Socks5 proxy that uses username/password authentication. I can use it with SSH using NCAT in the ProxyCommand: ssh -o ProxyCommand="ncat --proxy-type socks5 --proxy-auth username:...
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Limit dante socks connections based on username

I have created a dante socks server with the following simple configuration: debug: 0 logoutput: stderr internal: 0.0.0.0 port = 1080 external: eth0 socksmethod: username clientmethod: none user....
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Using a VPN inside a VM over SOCKS

At work my PC is ubuntu based, and we are migrating to a VPN that only comes with a client for windows based machines. It seems almost impossible to hack the client to work on Linux (or it will ...
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sshd: restrict outgoing address of forwarded connections

My vps (running Debian buster) has multiple IP addresses, both IPv4 and IPv6. They are used to bind the listening sockets of the few different services running on it - basically just web and smtp for ...
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Accessing Dell server iDRAC console (jnlp) through multiple proxies on Linux

I have a server where SSH by root is disabled and SSHing in with LDAP credentials just hangs after receiving the MOTD. Specifically the step it hangs on: debug1: pledge: proc I'm trying to access the ...
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Cannot open certain websites when SOCKS 5 DNS proxy is enabled on Firefox

Using the terminal, I run the following. ssh [email protected] -i ~/.ssh/admin -N -D 9090 Firefox is configured as follow. Many websites work just fine, but certain ones fails and the following error is ...
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Dante SOCKS server with two external interfaces (e.g. Wired Ethernet and Wi-Fi)

I want Dante to transparently choose between either of the two interfaces enp4s0 (Wired Ethernet) and wlp3s0 (Wi-Fi) regardless of their status (up or down). That is when wired, it should choose ...
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How to create a socks5 proxy port via an openvpn?

We use an openvpn tunnel to access the internal APIs, but the openvpn doesn't allow us to connect to any external sites which is a bit of an issue when I need to call external APIs in my service. ...
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Using proxy_pass with a socks5 proxy in nginx

I want to host a service, and then connect to it using a specific proxy when it is accessed via specific domain. Like it's shown here: | # User make a request to s2.example.com |__ s2.example.com &...
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How to forward HTTP requests through SOCKS5 proxy?

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 ...
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build Socks5 Poxy for my team

I have been tasked to setup/build a socks5 proxy for my team. I have been googling but have not the answer I am looking for. Requirement - We have a certain application which needs to fetch plugins/...
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How to connect to socks tunner through openvpn server?

I have some socks5 proxy and I am able to create tunnel using https://github.com/ambrop72/badvpn/wiki/Tun2socks. Also I have openvpn server on the same machine. The question is how to implement ...
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Forward socks proxy to another

How can I set up a socks server in Linux that forwards all traffic to a parent socks server? I tried squid but it does not support socks
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Dante server not starting on Raspberry

I am trying to setup Dante SOCKS server on my Raspberry 3. I tried a clean install of Debian Buster and Ubuntu 19.10. On both systems I get the following error right after server installation with the ...
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dante socks server went down after reannounce torrents

When I reannounce many torrents on qbittorrent my Danted fall down. /var/log: Jan 11 10:26:42 (1578738402.297782) danted[20286]: info: sigterm(): exiting on signal 15 firefox: Proxy refuses to ...
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How to redirect incoming traffic (HTTP, HTTPS) to specified server which is accessible behind SOCKS4 proxy?

servers setup schema I have a web application on a "Server behind proxy", which is not accessible through internet. It's only accessible through "SOCKS4 server", which I can't change anything on. I ...
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Gunicorn does not generate a sock file

First, I'm new to this subject. So I'm trying to serve a hello world flask app with nginx and gunicorn on a Centos7 server. But I'm getting 502 error on website. When I checked nginx's error.log file ...
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Routing bypassing OpenVPN tunnel for access to server's public IP/Interface

I have the following setup: [USER] ---> [VPS server with public IP on eth0] ----> [some random VPN] ifconfig: https://justpaste.it/73dhw VPS server runs SOCKS proxy and I can connect to it ...
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msmtp error: errormsg='the server sent an empty reply' exitcode=EX_PROTOCOL

I see this error message in the log of msmtp. What does it mean? How to fix the problem? I previous used tor's socks proxy and I don't see this message. But when I switch the proxy to a shadowsocks ...
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SSH SOCKS5 Tunnel forwarding to reverse ssh host

I have the following machines MachineA behind firewall somewhere at the world MachineB server on the internet (middleman) My Laptop behind firewall somewhere at the world MachineA maintains a ...
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Dante socks server on VPS doesn't work

My config on server side (/etc/danted.conf): logoutput: stderr internal: eth0 port = 1080 external: eth0 clientmethod: none socksmethod: username none client pass { from: 0.0.0.0/0 to: 0.0.0....
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Dante on multiple gateways in subnet

I have two gateways in my subnet. 192.168.1.2 - main 192.168.1.1 - secondary (yeah that's not a mistake) So I am using 192.168.1.2 everywhere as default route Is it possible to configure danted so ...
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Redirect all the http and https traffic throught a SOCKS proxy

I have a virutal network in VMWare with 2 virtual machines. A: Not connected to Internet but is connected to B B: Conntected to Internet and to A (interface for A is 192.168.16.2) I have to create ...
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cant connect socks proxy server on cent os

I Install ss5 or 3proxy on cent os (VPS).I Check port 1080 with port checker online and get port 1080 is open but when I try to connect to proxy server I cant connect. firewalld is removed. SERVER ram ...
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Curl + Socks5 - escape authentification data

I'm trying to use Curl with Socks5 proxy which needs authentication: curl -v -x socks5://user:password@PROXY_SERVER_IP:PROXY_PORT http://checkip.amazonaws.com However, my login is email address and ...
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How to understand `the socks can fool the internal http proxy server`?

A server's firewall only allows some ports (such as http port 80) to communicate, then you can use the socks5 protocol to connect to a socks5 server that opens 80 ports to connect to other servers on ...
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Forward proxy with squid or anything else

i have a server with few thousands of IPv6s i want to create a forward proxy server with it which do the following: port forwarding (X.X.X.25:PORT -> IPV6 outgoing traffic) basic username/password ...
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access unexposed services on remote machine

I have services running (in docker containers) on a remote server for which I have ssh access. These services are admin apis that I'd prefer not to expose to the world(I don't really fancy setting up ...
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