The Poor Man's VPN

Set up the Connection

On Linux

( ssh -N -L 8080:proxy.cv.nrao.edu:3128 login.cv.nrao.edu & )

On Windows

  • Depends on your client

  • Putty: Configuration -> Connection -> SSH -> Tunnels

  • SecureCRT: See Gold Book Docs thereon.
  • Forward local port 8080 to remote port 3128 on proxy when making a connection to login host.

The Poor Man's VPN
Pat Murphy