Re: net for dummies ? -- socks4 vs socks5 vs http-tunneling

Discussion in 'Linux Networking' started by Jimi, Jul 18, 2003.

  1. Jimi

    Jimi Guest

    I think I answered my own question with some research from Google.
    Http-tunneling is what I thought (packaging data with the http
    protocol) through a proxy/firewall. Where SOCKS4/5 is an actual proxy
    server itself (5 being the more secure of the two).
    Jimi, Jul 18, 2003
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