Hacking Windows 10: How to Turn Windows PCs into Web Proxies

A hacker with privileged access to a Windows 10 computer can configure it to act as a web proxy, which allows the attacker to target devices and services on the network through the compromised computer. The probes and attacks appear to originate from the Windows 10 computer, making it difficult to detect the attacker's actual location. The attack works with an OpenSSH server and Tor. In newer versions of Windows 10, an SSH server may already be installed and running, making it that much easier for attackers to abuse the service. While Tor is used in my example, other tools like ngrok and... more