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Quick little Automator script for a SSH tunnel (Socks Proxy)

 

check out this little automator script I did.

Imagine you just opened your laptop at the airport and you want to encrypt all your traffic quickly and easily.  Just set this little scrip up and you'll be able to quickly and easily encrypt all your computers traffic with just a double click.

REQUIREMENTS: public SSH server you have access to

Steps.

  1. Set up ssh connections with no passwords using this simple and fast guide.
  2. Download this Automator script
  3. Change the setting within the script as explained in the download.

 

And that's it, up and running in about 3 minutes.