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Re: Setting up TOR

On Mon, Mar 14, 2005 at 03:19:22PM +0100, Matthias Fischmann wrote:
> On Mon, Mar 14, 2005 at 09:04:01AM -0500, jesus saves wrote:

>> I installed TOR on Win. XP box. I ran TOR.  In order to see if TOR
>> was working properly, I connected to the web using a dial up client
>> and then I scanned my co-workers box using nmap from ppp0
>> interface. While I was scanning his box, he ran tcpdump on his end
>> to see the traffic and he was able to tell that the traffic was
>> coming directly from me.

> so you need to "socksify" the program generating network traffic,
> i.e. force it through a socks firewall.

Note that this means that tor handles only TCP connections, not UDP /
ICMP / ...