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Proxy all web traffic via ssh

Terminal - Proxy all web traffic via ssh
Putty -d 8080 [server]
2009-10-15 06:54:58
User: felix001
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Proxy all web traffic via ssh

Run this on a windows machine then add your localhost as a socks server for port 8080 within your web browser. Your traffic will now be proxying and sent via your server over ssh.

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Terminal - Alternatives

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What others think

And the equivalent Linux thing would be...?

Comment by kaedenn 372 weeks and 6 days ago

I think it's "ssh -D 8080 [server]"

Comment by Kontuz 372 weeks and 6 days ago

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