The following Java applet makes a direct connection (not a HTTP connection) to my machine and displays the IP address you are coming from.
Additional info: Your IP address as reported over HTTP is 18.104.22.168 Klick here to scan that address on port 7023, to see whether it is open and/or whether a program is listening.What's the deal with this?
Note that even if no proxy is configured in your browser and Internet setting, you can still be subject to have your HTTP connections being done over a proxy. A number of ISPs and/or companies intercept HTTP traffic and silently, "transparently" insert a proxy.
Open a commandline window and type
telnet redwolf.dyndns.org 3374You may want to replace the hostname or portname with a different server, in case the above info is out of date. Try the hostname that this page lives on, with the port 3374. Example: if you are seeing this webpage on
Then you try
telnet knight.cons.org 3374