Tag Archives: proxy

Tunnel DNS through ssh -D socks proxy

Tunnel DNS through ssh -D socks proxy | When using ssh -D to setup a socks proxy, DNS queries and DNS traffic are not sent through the ssh tunnel. However, with Firefox a config change can be made to send DNS traffic through the ssh tunnel. Here’s how it works! First, establish an ssh proxy: $ ssh -D 9000 user@host Then in Firefox,

How-To Tor and Windows with Internet Explorer

How-To Tor and Windows with Internet Explorer | It is possible to use Tor with Internet Explorer in Windows. I’ll show you how! First, install the Vidalia Bundle for Windows from the Tor download page: https://www.torproject.org/download/download.html.en Vidalia Bundle Once the bundle has been installed, start Vidalia. Next, go to the Connections tab of Internet Options and click on LAN settings. Check to use

How to Be Anonymous on the Web

How to Be Anonymous on the Web | It is possible to use varying methods for bypassing web filters or just to have anonymity on the web. Note that these do not offer any security! Web site tunnel / proxy Be smart. These services still log information. For instance, Sarah Palin’s yahoo email ‘hacker’ was using ctunnel which handed over info to authorities

Encrypt web traffic through ssh tunnel

Encrypt web traffic through ssh tunnel | How do I tunnel my web browsing through an encrypted ssh connection? This requires a remote linux server which you have ssh access! This is useful when you are roaming on public wifi and want to keep your traffic encrypted and safe! Just issue this command to login to your remote server: ssh username@yourserver.com -D