collapse
lumia510
alto-800
Bitfenix Outlaw
samsung-ram
corsair-ssd
FRONIX STAR


Topic: What is peer guardian and how can it protect you  (Read 922 times)

18lama

  • Guest
Peer guardian works only with XP and not properly with vista. Peer guardian prevents RIAA and MPAA (Recording industry association of america and Motion picture association of america; These are the people who tried to shut down the pirate bay some years ago),

Peer guardian helps block anti-p2p organizations, spyware, adware, other nasty ip addresses and other snoops from accessing your torrent client.

Peer guardian is not a firewall. It does not /can not prevent mal-ware from entering your PC. It only prevents nasty IPs from connecting to your torrent client.

Peer guardian uses a file list of all these banned IPs.

You can directly ban these Ips from utorrent itself without using additional software.

Here's how:

You could download ipfilter.dat (a banned IP list) from

http://blocklistpro.com/download-center/ip-filters/ [nofollow]

or

http://sourceforge.net/projects/ed2k-ipfilterx/ [nofollow]

A tutorial on how to use the ipfilter.dat with utorrent:

1. Download an appropriate IP blocklist. The file will be saved in .gz format, therefore you will have to unzip it. The result is a file called “ipfilter.dat”, that is the IP blocklist.


2. Copy/paste the ipfilter.dat file into your %appdata%\utorrent folder. This folder looks like “C:\Documents and Settings\<your Windows username>\Application Data\uTorrent”.


3. Start uTorrent, go into Options -> Preferences -> Advanced, set the ipfilter.enable option to True and hit Apply/OK.
If you have successfully executed the above steps, then on the Logger tab of uTorrent, you should see something like “Loaded ipfilter.dat (xxxx entries). If you see there “0 entries”, then something went wrong.


You can reload the list without restarting uTorrent, by simply setting the ipfilder.enable option to False/OK and then True/OK.
« Last Edit: July 06, 2009, 09:08:01 AM by 18lama »

Offline guardian

  • Member [TFI]
  • *
  • Liked: 24
  • Posts: 3,032
  • Location: India
  • Member Since: May 2009
The woods are lovely, dark, and deep, But I have promises to keep, And miles to go before I sleep, And miles to go before I sleep

 -    Robert Frost

Offline oo7

  • Premium Member
  • *
  • Liked: 0
  • Posts: 57
  • Member Since: Sep 2009
"It's better to be with no one than to be with the wrong one. "

 

Related Topics

  Subject / Started by Replies Last post
0 Replies
492 Views
Last post April 15, 2011, 09:20:03 PM
by meetdilip
0 Replies
374 Views
Last post May 23, 2011, 01:55:05 PM
by meetdilip
0 Replies
484 Views
Last post September 25, 2011, 09:24:44 PM
by Wizard
1 Replies
473 Views
Last post October 02, 2011, 02:11:44 AM
by Wizard
0 Replies
320 Views
Last post May 15, 2013, 10:21:18 AM
by Wiz

.

* What's Happening ?

Enhance Your Beauty With These Great Tips by kopetpdmwp
[August 29, 2014, 11:17:49 PM]


TYPES OF HANDBAGS by kopetpdmwp
[August 29, 2014, 10:57:47 PM]


Varieties of Bags by kopetpdmwp
[August 29, 2014, 07:51:17 PM]


Tips on how to help pick and choose a right bags by kopetpdmwp
[August 29, 2014, 02:44:10 PM]


TYPES OF HANDBAGS by kopetpdmwp
[August 29, 2014, 02:18:01 PM]


Easy Ways To Look Beautiful In No Time by kopetpdmwp
[August 29, 2014, 02:04:19 PM]


Different kinds of Bags by kopetpdmwp
[August 29, 2014, 11:28:53 AM]


Easy Ways To Improve Your Looks by kopetpdmwp
[August 29, 2014, 08:14:49 AM]


Different types of Bags by kopetpdmwp
[August 29, 2014, 06:01:19 AM]


Bag Styles by kopetpdmwp
[August 29, 2014, 04:39:20 AM]


Need A New Look? Try These Great Beauty Tips by kopetpdmwp
[August 29, 2014, 01:34:21 AM]


Nike's flagship education meets its flagship shoe by kopetpdmwp
[August 28, 2014, 10:25:57 PM]


Amazing Beauty Tips And Tricks That Are Easy by kopetpdmwp
[August 28, 2014, 07:08:33 PM]


Simple Beauty Advice You Can Use Now by kopetpdmwp
[August 28, 2014, 02:22:48 PM]


The correct way to pick and choose a new perfect bags by kopetpdmwp
[August 28, 2014, 01:38:38 PM]


Nike's flagship school meets its flagship shoe by kopetpdmwp
[August 28, 2014, 12:26:03 PM]

  • Which is the best DTH provider
  • View Topic
.