Connecting to SSH before Tor
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The SSH tunnel be configured on the host or inside Whonix-Gateway.
Install SSH Client
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install ssh
- TODO: Public key authentication steps
apt-get install lynx
Configure Local Server
ssh -D 1080 your.ssh.server
- TODO: Run in background on each start up before Tor.
- TODO: Public Key authentication steps
Option 1: Use Anon Connection Wizard
Beginning with Whonix 14, a prefixed proxy can be configured easily using Anon Connection Wizard.
Option 2: Manually Configure Proxy
From Whonix 14 onwards, all user unique Tor configurations should be stored in /usr/local/etc/torrc.d/50_user.conf and not anywhere else. Note that Whonix will not modify /usr/local/etc/torrc.d/50_user.conf once it is created, therefore the user is responsible for adding or removing specific configurations in this file.
- If SSH tunnel was setup from Whonix-Gateway:
- If SSH tunnel was setup from host operating system, change IP:PORT as needed:
- TODO: if running inside Whonix-Gateway, new firewall rules are probably required.
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