I really had enough maintaining the proxy setting for all browser installed in my home network’s PCs!! I never know this can be done automatically. Until recently I got time doing some search regarding this and wow it is just perfect and simple using diskstation for this task!! Now all I need is to [...]
After setup the squid http proxy, I want to give socks 5 proxy a try as well.
Same as squid proxy, you will need to figure out an tcp port which is not blocked by your broadband ISP. If you need to access your proxy from other network (say company network), the tcp port should not blocked by the firewall from other network as well.
Socks proxy do not encrypt data. Your data is subject to be inspected by the administrator. If privacy is a concern, use SSH tunneling instead.
To install nylon:
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