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Tunnel Traffic Through SSH

To connect to a specific port on a machine inside of an internal network via a different machine that can access it and has SSH enabled.

ssh -C -L [port]:[internal hostname of machine]:[port] [public machine]

Then use whatever program to connect to, which SSH will forward on to the proper host.

Common ports include:
3389 for Microsoft Remote Desktop/Terminal Services
22 for SSH

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