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Re: flash won't work with Tor enabled

On Mon, Sep 01, 2008 at 10:03:26PM +0200, alexander.janssen@xxxxxxxxx wrote 1.6K bytes in 44 lines about:
: Hm, I wonder if running your browser explicitly through torify would
: help? All network system-calls would be replaced by SOCKS-calls then.
: Can anyone comment on this? Not sure if that applies to plugins though.

Flash and Java virtual machines don't have to honor the proxy settings,
and depending upon your OS, they run as a different pid.

When metasploit released their dns tricks with flash/java, I ran ff2
from torify in osx and found that flash/java were still bypassing the
tor proxy.  I didn't try windows nor linux.