How to Create SSH Tunnel (Accessing SafeSquid using SSH Tunnels)

how to access web interface using ssh tunnel

SSH tunneling, or SSH port forwarding, is a method of transporting arbitrary data over an encrypted SSH connection.
SSH tunnels allow connections made to a local port (that is, to a port on your own desktop) to be forwarded to a remote machine via a secure channel.

To Create SSH Tunnels using puTTy follow below Steps:

  1. Establish a SSH connection with your proxy server

  2. Now right click on the title bar and select change settings

  3. Expand the SSH Settings

  4. Select Tunnels

5 Add Source Port

  1. Add destination IP and Port

  2. Add and Apply the Settings

  3. Validation
    Using your windows CMD check all connections on port 8080

netstat -a | findstr "8080"

NOTE: You can now access your proxy by setup up the proxy IP as and Port 8080