Port forwarding is a process consisting in the translation of a host:port couple into another host2:port2 couple, both submitted to the same network mask.

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How can I temporarily map a remote host and port to a local port?

Say I have a machine A acting as a router with two NICs and the following IP addresses: eth0: 192.168.1.1 (LAN) eth1: 10.0.0.1 (WAN) And I have another machine B on IP address 10.0.0.2 that I want ...
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SSH tunnel between two Raspberry Pis to access a Webcam [closed]

I have a webcam sitting behind a 3G mobile router which is blocked for access from outside. I think the best way to gain access to this webcam would be by setting up an SSH tunnel. I was reading ...
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How do I use a SSH tunnel as a alternative to port forwarding?

I want to use SSH as a alternative to port forwarding to use my RDP server from the outside as my ISP's router does not allow port forwarding. Here's what I have in mind: A - client connecting to the ...
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redirect web server with no-ip and port forwarding in livebox

I want my Apache web server running on a Livebox (home router appliance running Linux) to be accessible from the Internet (WAN). I installed and configured the application noip2 on my Ubuntu PC. ...
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port forwarding to application in network namespace with vpn

I was able to set up a network namespace, establish a tunnel with openvpn and start an application that uses this tunnel inside the namespace. So far so good, but this application can be accessed via ...
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forward packets from one interface to another interface using iptables

I have an embeded system with 2 interfaces e0 and m0, whose ips are 10.0.0.20 and 192.168.0.20, respectively. Incoming packets into e0 have an ip of 10.0.0.10 and should be forwarded to m0 interface ...
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ssh port forward to access my home machine from anywhere

http://serverfault.com/questions/303937/how-to-make-freebsd-box-accessible-from-internet I want to understand this whole process of port forwarding. I read so many things but failing to understand ...
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I'm setting up an IRCd on My VPS. How do I open up the normal IRC ports?

As the title states, I'm trying to get my IRCd running on my VPS. I have everything set up and ready, but I cannot connect. Did a portscan, and the prot isn't open. I have root access. How do I ...
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Cannot connect to localhost on port 4430

I am running vagrant from a virtual box with CentOS and Nginx installed. I've created a reverse tunnel from the vagrant box to a remote server but when I am trying to connect to my localhost on port ...
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Connect to a pc which is in external network using ssh [duplicate]

I want to connect a PC which is in an local network with IP 10.1.10.25 while the IP address of router is 68.10.25.24 This PC is far away from me. How can I connect to that PC from my terminal using ...
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Port fowarding and load balancer in ubuntu server 12.04

I am looking to create a load balancing server. Essentially here is what I want to do: I have a public IP address, lets say 1.1.1.1 I have a second public IP address, lets say 2.2.2.2. I have a ...
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SSH tunnelling with multiple dynamic port forwardings

I am trying to monitor multiple JVMs running on different servers through an ssh tunnel. Thanks to one of the UNIX gurus here, I have managed to get this running for a single server by: Run jstatd ...
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Port Forward :80 and :8080 to Two Different Servers

On a CentOS 6 server with an IP address of 172.16.1.10, how can I configure iptables to route traffic destined for 172.16.1.10:80 to 192.168.1.10:80, and traffic destined for 172.16.1.10:8080 to ...
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CentOS with AutoSSH, Port Forwarding Clarification

I'm using autossh and set it up like shown in the following example: http://surniaulula.com/2012/12/10/autossh-startup-script-for-multiple-tunnels/ I found it works really well, but need some ...
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Ssh into a remote server, but my organization has blocked port 22

I am using Redhat Openshift server to deploy my webapps. To access the contents of my application I have to ssh into their server. Example ssh 56555ff90abcdefbf6e000077@appname.rhcloud.com ...
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How to properly port forwarding between different machines using UFW / iptables and DD-Wrt?

This is my network I want to see my ip_camera (192.168.3.4:80) from outside my house. It is on dd-wrt router (192.168.3.1) without internet. The router 192.168.1.1 has internet. However, i have a ...
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ufw: how to forward single port to another port on different interface

I have two interfaces eth0 (192.168.1.2) and eth1 (192.168.3.2). I receive data from 8080 at eth0. I want to forward it to eth1 port 80. I'm using UFW, because i don't understand iptables and how to ...
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“channel 3: open failed: administratively prohibited: open failed” when creating a VNC session on a SSH tunnel

On creating a VNC connection via tunneled SSH connection, I get an error: channel 3: open failed: administratively prohibited: open failed I have found that this happens only when I'm not logged ...
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Why MS Sql port (1433) forwarding does not work over http_connect proxy?

I have a windows machine with putty, which has access to ms sql server on local network. And i have a remote Ubuntu machine on the Internet with sshd on 443 port (required to establish secured ...
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SSH local port forwarding

I am experimenting a bit with ssh port forwarding and I stumbled upon a confusing thing. It seems to me that the following commands are doing the same thing: ssh -NfL ...
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Iptables proxy, redirect all connections from a certain port to the internet?

I have an ubuntu pc and an android phone conneted to my router through a cable and wi-fi respectively. I set the android phone to use a proxy my-wan-ip:5555 and enabled port forwarding on my router on ...
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Use LAN printer over the Internet

I would like to be able to connect my laptop to my network printer while I am not at home, what would be a good way to forward the printer and to configure CUPS on my laptop?
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iptables selectable tunnel

I have this configuration script: I OPENVPN TUNNELS openvpn --config serverx.ovpn > /dev/null 2>&1 & openvpn --config servery.ovpn > /dev/null 2>&1 & TEST ON MY ...
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Port forwarding error

I am trying to use VNC on my KVM guest, following this guide: http://blog.scottlowe.org/2013/08/21/accessing-vnc-consoles-of-kvm-guests-via-ssh/ This is the ssh command I am using from my host: ...
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How to remove port number from url?

My application "XY" running on port 1234 in tomcat server. I'm using HA-Proxy for loadbalancing. So in loadbalancing my front end port is 5678 to access the "XY" application through browser. Right ...
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Access fron outside browser to shellinabox site

Server : 192.168.40.23 `# vi /etc/sysconfig/shellinaboxd` # TCP port that shellinboxd's webserver listens on PORT=6175 # specify the IP address of a destination SSH server ...
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Cannot telnet to Postgresql Forwarded Port

I'm trying to portforward a PostgreSQL port using my DLINK ADSL Router. I have the following IP addresses. Public Internet IP 197.321.321.32 PostgreSQL 192.123.123.12:5432 (Port To ...
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PostgreSQL Remote Connection debugging

I'm having issues connecting to my PostgreSQL database from an online source. PostgreSQL seems to be setup up fine it is running on it's default port 5432 and the postgresql.conf has the following ...
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How can I reach an open & listening port on Linux?

After forwarding the port I wish to open, I cannot seem to connect or get any data to this port. The PHP CLI software I have written is listening to the port actively on Ubuntu 14.04. Part of the code ...
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Unable to ssh in to machine behind router

I'm trying to ssh into a desktop which is behind a router from a remote location. I've set the router (TP-link AC1750) to forward TCP connections to port 8000 along to port 8000 on my desktop using ...
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UDP Port Fowarding: channel 2: open failed: connect failed: Connection refused

My situation is as follows: I have currently trying to have a program between two Hosts send UDP packets over a SSH Tunnel. There is also a host intermediate between the two hosts. Note Server01 ...
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SSH tunneling error: “channel 1: open failed: administratively prohibited: open failed”

When I open this ssh tunnel: ssh -nXNT -p 22 localhost -L 0.0.0.0:8984:remote:8983 I get this error when trying to access the HTTP server running on localhost:8984: channel 1: open failed: ...
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Is port forwarding always used in proxy server, gateway and tunneling?

It seems to me that proxy server, gateway and tunneling all forward traffic that they receive to the actual destinations. So is port forwarding always used in proxy server, gateway and tunneling, or ...
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What does port forwarding mean in “SSH port forwarding”?

Wikipedia says In computer networking, port forwarding or port mapping is an application of network address translation (NAT) that redirects a communication request from one address and port ...
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Which processes do the ports (as communication connection endpoints) belong to in SSH port forwarding?

(1) For remote forwarding: -R [bind_address:]port:host:hostport Specifies that the given port on the remote (server) host is to be forwarded to the given host and port on the local side. ...
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SHH Tunneling only accepted on some ports

I'm working with Server running Ubuntu Server 14.04. I use Plink to request some reverse tunnels from a remote computer to the server. For some ports that works just fine, but for most ports it seems ...
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CentOS7 on VMware: How to reach Docker service from Host

I want to access the guests docker services via browser with IP:port/service. For example, I'm running a RabbitMQ, which I want to check. Unfortunately I get a ERR_CONNECTION_REFUSED, when trying to ...
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Fedora 21 Port Forwarding with firewalld (firewall-cmd); how does it REALLY work? Or, does it?

Fedora's ability to forward ports using the apparently "native" networking software, firewalld, appears to continue to be broken beyond credulity. Please note that it hasn't really worked since at ...
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Is a ssh server used in port forwarding considered as a proxy?

In local port forwarding, is the ssh server, client or both proxy (server) ? In remote port forwarding, is the ssh server, client or both proxy (server) ? In dynamic port forwarding, is the ssh ...
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How to ssh to a computer using a ddns server

I have Duck DNS installed on my linux machine and I want to be able to ssh to it remotely. The thing is I don't understand the port forwarding step. To complicate things, I live in a large house and ...
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Firewall blocking SSH/SFTP connections. How to cheat it?

Hi folks (sorry for the bad english) I'm a college student, and I live in the student's house of my university. I study computer science, and there we have the right to a space in a nfs server to ...
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Reverse SSH dynamic port allotment error

When I run: ssh -i mycert -R 0:localhost:80 user@myserver.com and run the following on 'myserver.com': curl localhost:dynamicly_assigned_port I get 'ssh:Server send unrequested port, from port ...
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How to forward port by (sub)domain name?

I have this setup: a (Host) FreeBSD 9.2 host server running VirtualBox with another (Guest) FreeBSD guest server. I have set up port forwarding on the Host to the Guest like this: VBoxManage ...
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IPTABLES - Bad IP Address

I am trying to turn my Raspberry Pi into a VPN server. To do this I am following this tutorial. The only issue is when it tells to to run this command iptables -t nat -A POSTROUTING -s 10.8.0.0/24 -o ...
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X11 forwarding Amazon EC2 significance of sequence number in DISPLAY variable

I am X11 forwarding from an Ubuntu instance hosted in a Amazon EC2 to my localhost. I am able to do the forwarding only when the remote (Amazon EC2) DISPLAY variable is set to localhost:10.0 I ...
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Local port is not accessible with public IP address

I have a linux server which has public IP and Private IP. So, when ever I login with public IP, the terminal directly shows private IP. example: $ ssh root@55.27.XX.XX root's password: ...
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External port forwarding stop working when VPN is activated

I've a problem with my local Debian server. I use a port forward to allow access from outside my lan to my server. It's works very well but when I activate my VPN (OpenVPN) on my server, the port ...
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Port forward to VPN Client?

I've run into a bit of a puzzle and haven't had much luck finding a solution. Right now I am (sadly) connected to the net via Verizon 3G. They filter all incoming traffic so it is impossible for me to ...
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Double port forwarding - SSH

NOTE: I'm not explaining why I want to do this. But here is the requirement. There are 4 hosts. Host A, Host B, Host C, Host D Host A is running some application which can be accessed at port 8001 ...
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ssh login with a tunnel through intermediate server in a single command?

Is there a way in a single SSH command to login via SSH to a remote server passing through an intermediate server? In essence, I need to create a tunnel to my "bridge server" and via the tunnel to ...