|Conformace to standards||SOCKS Internet standard|
|Operating System||Microsoft Windows 98 / NT 4.0 / 2000 / XP
Linux, FreeBSD, Solaris
SOCKS Proxy is a SOCKS 4 & 5 proxy server (SOCKS server / SOCKS firewall).
Light-weight and fast it helps you when you want to share single Internet connection between multiple computers.
It is available for most widely spread operating systems – Unix like ones and Windows.
It is specially designed to help computers in the local network to access the Internet safely.
It is also known as SOCKS firewall.
SOCKS Proxy is an Internet application for sharing single Internet connection between two or more computers. It is suitable for small offices or home networks.
If you have a small local area network, and you want to share a single Internet connection between all computers, the easiest way is to start SOCKS Proxy at the computer connected to the Internet. Then setup all other computers to access the Internet through it.
SOCKS Proxy is also a firewall, which protects your computers from hacker attacks.
Here is a short list of its major features:
SOCKS 4, SOCKS 4A
There are also lots more possibilities and applications of the SOCKS Proxy.
Different filters, compression and other algorithms can be integrated into it depending your exact requirements.
Contact D-Tunnel and we will discuss your needs and will suggest proper solution.