You’re in a coffee shop and want to access your bank over public wifi or you’re stuck behind a firewall/content filter that keeps you from getting to the sites you desire. In order to connect securely or get around those restrictions you can use SSH to tunnel your way out.
NOTE: Use SSH to bypass technical controls put in place for security (i.e. firewalls or content filters) at your own risk. Only do what you think your career can handle! Continue reading “Tunneling with SSH”