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Old 08-22-2006, 05:28 PM   #1
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SSH tunneling: bypass (almost) any firewall easily

A new article has been published on It's about using SSH tunnels to bypass unwanted firewall rules. More on: SSH Tunnels: Bypass (Almost) Any Firewall

It's diggable too, at:

It's a good start for those who need to bypass the firewall rules, at work or at home.
Old 08-23-2006, 12:29 PM   #2
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i do this all the the time, it's often refered to as punching holes in firewalls, it can be blocked with some smart layer 7 filtering or proxying though

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