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Re: [tor-talk] Tales from the DNSCrypt: Linux Rising

Il 21 febbraio 2012 15:41, Jaromil <jaromil@xxxxxxxx> ha scritto:
> re all,
> what is the difference between DNSCrypt and a simple compination of
> ssh and socat? something like:
>  Iclient$ ssh -L 5353: server
>  Iserver$ socat tcp4-listen:5353,reuseaddr,fork UDP:dns.server:53
>  Iclient# socat -T15 udp4-recvfrom:53,reuseaddr,fork tcp:
>  Iclient# echo "nameserver" > /etc/resolv.conf
> works well to encrypt DNS queries to a dns server of choice.
> ciao

The difference is that to use socat you need a server with trusted dns
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