- Your own server with SSH access.
- PuTTY (Download PuTTY)
Creating a Tunnel:
Click on SSH => Tunnels on the left side under Category:
Click “Open” in PuTTy, and go to your browser (I’ll use Firefox), go to “Tools” => “Options” => “Advanced” => “Network” => “Settings”.
Choose “manual proxy configuration” => and enter “localhost” in the Host field, and enter the port you used in PuTTy (in the above screenshots it’s 33000). Make sure to choose “Socks v5“:
Click OK, and go to whatismyipaddress.com and you should see your server’s IP Address instead of your network’s IP.
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