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how can torrent be p2p and without needing to open ports? [closed]

I've been using torrent for years now and I am planning to write a simple golang program to manage p2p connections... But since I see everywhere that for a p2p program to work, one must specify an ...
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How can I limit bandwidth on a public network? [closed]

Our workplace has a public network where people often connect with their personal laptops. A sizeable number of users are torrenting which is killing bandwidth for the rest of the network's users. At ...
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OpenVPN server stops responding when client downloads torrent

I have an OpenVPN server running on a Windows 10 machine at home. The server is behind a CISCO router with static routing set up. It works flawlessly, redirects internet traffic, handles multiple ...
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D-Link DGS-1510-20 torrent QoS related configurtion

I have two options here. one, I purchased a broken D-Link switch, and two, there is some sort of QOS or firewall related rules that punish my mac pro from connecting to any other device. I have a ...
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Route all traffic from virtual interface to temporary tun0

I'm trying setting up at home an automated torrent client to download some big GIS databases I produce at work and release as .torrent files. My home server is a Raspberry PI with one Ethernet ...
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Does AWS EC2 blocks torrent sites like torrentz.eu? [closed]

Initially when trying ping torrentz.eu, dns was not resolving the torrentz.eu domain name on my AWS EC2 micro instance(Ubuntu), Then I have added google public dns to the resolv.conf. So my instance ...
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Poor SSD I/O performance with rTorrent and Debian

I'm using a Dell PowerEdge R210 II server with Intel Xeon E3-1230, 32GB RAM DDR3, 2 x 480 GB SSDs SATA3, 2 x 1 Gbit network connection. I'm using both network connections at the same time (802.3ad ...
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My servers are overloaded with random GET requests. Why? [duplicate]

I'm getting a huge amount of traffic to web servers looking for bittorrent type queries: 110.152.78.14 - - [27/Jan/2015:01:45:22 +0000] "GET /announce.php?info_hash=%3E%F3%0B%907%7F%9D%E1%C1%CB%BAiF%...
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How to make uTorrent bypass VPN and connect directly? (otherwise it will consume my VPN quota) [closed]

Internet is full of recipes on how to prevent ISP throttling and make uTorrent use VPN. My case is completely opposite: I need VPN to bypass Great Russian Firewall - since my government pretty much ...
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How to block magnet links using Squid WEB proxy

I have Squid filtering all my WEB traffic running on port 80, I managed to block all torrent links using this ACL acl mediapr urlpath_regex \.torrent$ but I am not able to block magnet links.
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How do I unblock a port on an amazon ec2 server while the virtual machine is running

I'm trying to set up a headless torrent server on my amazon ec2 server. I have also added port 9091 to the list of enabled ports but can't access it over the internet. This is the url for my server. ...
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Symantec Endpoint Protection “portscan attack” false alarms?

On two Windows 7 machines in my LAN I have Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1 installed. Things work fine, but several time per day I get to see the following warning: I had a thorough look at the ...
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Server hangs - rtorrent [closed]

I have server with torrent clients. I run 20 torrent clients - rtorrent. Some times server hangs. How can I find problem - why server is hangs? I use Slackware linux 12.2. On hard disk I use ext3 ...
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Track torrent traffic in shorewall

I use shorewall to configure my firewall. Is there anyway to track torrent traffic using shorewall accounting?
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How to block torrents using ADSL modem? [closed]

I'm looking for a solution for a small office.
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allow torrent download iptable

efw(endian firewall) by default close p2p traffic, to enable that i open all 1024:65535 ports. its work, but it's a bad solution. i try open 6881:7000 & 2710 also client selected port but it's ...
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torrent downloads not showing on Squid log

i have just a few months working as sysadmin, hence i still have lots to learn, first thing id like to do is as follows: We have an OpenBSD 4.5 box acting like firewall,dns,cache etc, the box has 2 ...
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Torrent caching [closed]

I am looking for torrent caching software (like SQUID for http). Do you know any?
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Is it not secure download anything by torrent clients by server?

I read some thing about torrent , that any one can get our ip while download torrents or peer to peer connections. Is there any way for secure downloading by torrent clients ?