The SS5 Project exists to provide a robust and freely-available source code implementation of a socks server.
The project, distributed under GPL License, is hosted on SourceForge.Net site where contributors can develop the server and its related documentation.
Additional 3rd party modules can be added and activated to improve current functionalities or add new features.
|ss5-3.0 Devel||Documentation about internal structures and modules development|
|ss5-3.0 Module implementation
||Documentation about SS5 core and module architecture|
| Raffaele De Lorenzo
||Ref. for porting SS5 on FreeBSD and for SecretUserPasswordAuthentication implementation
||Long username and password, package review for Debian
||Connect response using dns
||Group privilege missing using -u option
||Build for Solaris 10
||Code restyling and configure package
|Youry De Winter
||Developing webbased admin panel
||Fix external authentication feature
|Itamar Reis Peixoto
||Fedora maintainer for ss5 package
||Packaging ss5 in Debian
(Los Alamos National Laboratory)
|Help developing GSSAPI feaure
"Donations would be very appreciated and helps me sustain SS5 project and develop new and innovative feature to improve the quality of the software. As with all programs, also those required hours of developing and testing."
|Best process & thread management||Preforked process with threads pool|
|Web server manager interface||A web interface to manage ss5 configuration files and tasks|
|Log parser and reporter tool||A tool to process ss5.log file and create html reports|