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How can I configure VirtualBox to route all network access of a guest OS through TOR? My host system is running Linux, and I've already set up TOR on it.

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What is the host operating system? Have you already set up TOR on it? –  Gilles Jul 6 '12 at 23:01
    
The host system is Linux and tor is set up and running fine on it. –  brent Jul 7 '12 at 0:24

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What you're describing is a tor middlebox. There seems to already be documentation on how to do this.

http://www.howtoforge.com/how-to-set-up-a-tor-middlebox-routing-all-virtualbox-virtual-machine-traffic-over-the-tor-network

This might be different depending on what network manager you use.

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Thank you, that seems to be what I was looking for. But what happens to the upd traffic from the vm? Is it just discarded? –  brent Jul 7 '12 at 16:27
    
Umm, you'll have to ask somebody else about that. I don't have that much experience with tor. –  Zhehao Mao Jul 8 '12 at 1:54

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