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SOCKS Proxy with PuTTY and SSH

For whatever reason, you’ve decided that you want to connect back home to encrypt your network traffic. If you’re on a Windows box and have the SSH server already installed and accessible, you can be up and running in minutes. Popular reasons for doing this include usurping corporate firewall control and hiding network traffic on an unencrypted WiFi link.
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