How to create SSH tunnels

Yes, that IT guy could be looking over your shoulder everytime you write to grandma from work, laughing all the way to the bank about the time you forgot to lift the toilet seat when you were five. But now you can let someone else be his network stalker victim as you learn the ways of the elite security.
Yes, we are speaking of SSH tunneling and how to do it through firewalls and all sorts of other networks. The boys over at Engadget have a very thorough writeup on how it is performed. We would suggest reading it.
There are some other tools you can partake in, but this is the nuts and bolts of it all. So enjoy, and rejoice in the fact that you are no longer the IT guy’s pansy.
Via Engadget