How to Combine PingTunnel with SSH
How to Combine PingTunnel with SSH

How to Combine PingTunnel with SSH

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Blog.FastSSH.com — PingTunnel is a tool that allows to send packets to a proxy server using ICMP (ping protocol). The proxy server then reassembles the TCP/UDP traffic and forwards it to its intended destination via ICMP traffic for forwarding. Pingtunnel allows TCP network connections to remote hosts using ICMP ECHO Requests and Reply Packets, or commonly known as ping requests & replies. Here is an overview of How to Combine PingTunnel with SSH on Windows works:

In principle ptunnel a.k.a ping tunnel proxy is the same as ssh tunnel. Why? because that ptunnel also uses an ssh proxy, it’s just that ptunnel uses the icmp package for ssh connections.

How to Combine PingTunnel with SSH

Please follow these steps to use PingTunnel With SSH on PC / Computer.

1. Create a Pingtunnel Account

To create a Pingtunnel account, you can visit the website www.howdy.id then select the Bypass & Tunnels menu

Select PingTunnel.

Check im not a robot. Wait a few seconds until there is a tick, then click show server.

Wait a few seconds, then the pingtunnel account will appear.

2. Create SSH account

To create an ssh account visit the fastssh.com website, then click the SSH menu and select CREATE SSH

Then select the Continent of the server to be used, click select in

Then select the country of the server you want to use, then click Select In

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After that select the server you want to use, select the server that has the OPENSSH port, then click Create SSH Account

Scroll down and you will find a column to create an account, fill in a username and password that is easy for you to remember.

Then check the recaptcha column and click the “Create Account” button as shown below

Wait a while then the ssh account will appear.

3. Setting And Connecting PingTunnel

Above you have downloaded the pingtunnel application for windows and have created a pingtunnel account on the Howdy.id site and created an ssh account on the fastssh.com site, so now is the time to set and run the Pingtunnel application

Download Pingtunnel at the following github link:

Select pingtunnel_windows.zip, adjust to windows OS (32bit or 64bit)

Extract the archivepingtunnel file earlier

How to Combine PingTunnel with SSH

Open Command Prompt (cmd), search on the start menu “cmd” then right click and run as admin

How to Combine PingTunnel with SSH

Enter the command “cd” then add the path/directory of the pingtunnel.exe file that was extracted earlier
Example: cd C:\Pingtunnel

How to Combine PingTunnel with SSH

Then add the following command:

pingtunnel.exe -type client -l :4455 -s [server-ip] -t [server-ip]:4455 -sock5 1 -key [key]

*Change [server-ip] and [key] based on the Pingtunnel Server information from the pingtunnel account that you created earlier.

How to Combine PingTunnel with SSH

* Make sure no letters, numbers, symbols or spaces are more or less

After that, execute the command by pressing ENTER, if there is a Windows Security Alert Pop Up, click Allow Access.

How to Combine PingTunnel with SSH

Done.

LEAVE THE PINGTUNNEL OPEN AND DO NOT CLOSE!

4. SSH Account Settings and Connect Bitvise SSH Application

After running pingtunnel earlier, it’s time to combine pingtunnel and SSH

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Download BitviseSSH at the following link:

Download and then install the Bitvise SSH application, tick I agree to accept all the terms of this license agreement

After that, open the Bitvise SSH application via a desktop shortcut or start menu

Enter the SSH Host, Username and Password that you just created into the Bitvise SSH Client that you installed in the tutorial above.

For Port use port 22 (openssh)

How to Combine PingTunnel with SSH

After that click the proxy settings menu, check Use proxy, then fill in server 127.0.0.1, Port 4455, and use Proxy Type SOCKS5

How to Combine PingTunnel with SSH

After that enter the Services Menu, Check Enabled. Then fill in listen interfaces 127.0.0.1. and listen port 1080

And finally click Log in, wait for the process to finish, if there is a message Authentication completed, then bitvise ssh has been successfully connected

How to Combine PingTunnel with SSH

LEAVE BITVISESSH OPEN AND DO NOT CLOSE OR LOG OUT

5. Run the Proxifier App

First of all, download the proxifier application via the link below:

  • https://www.proxifier.com/download/

Select Proxifier Standard Edition v4

How to Combine PingTunnel with SSH

Install the proxy that was downloaded earlier.

How to Combine PingTunnel with SSH

Once installed, open the proxifier via a shortcut on the desktop or in the startmenu

Note: Proxifier is a paid application, for trial use only 30 days, but you can use the license code from fastssh below:

Username : Fastssh.com

Key :

> FKZUB-R377U-SUHY8-EVLVR-ZGWLS

> YKZCW-5Y3KM-FLF3A-CZRG9-8XY2B

> XEZY4-SY6AF-3HM3H-QXUJM-SZGAD

Use one of the keys above

How to Combine PingTunnel with SSH

Double click the Proxifier icon on the taskbar or right click then Open Proxifier

In the proxifier application, click the Profile menu and then click Proxy Server

How to Combine PingTunnel with SSH

Click the Add menu, then on the Proxy Server menu, address contents 127.0.0.1, Port 1080 and Protocol select SOCKS Version 5 (SOCKS5). Then click OK

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How to Combine PingTunnel with SSH

Then test browsing in the browser, see if the traffic on the proxifier is running.

If the traffic proxifier is already running, then pingtunnel and ssh are connected

How to Combine PingTunnel with SSH

To make sure again whether it is connected correctly you can open the MyIP.id site to check your IP address.

Done. That’s the tutorial How to Combine PingTunnel with SSH on Windows.