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halp by BarnabyGogglewill.xif - Sun, 13 Aug 2017 14:24:10 EST ID:b8F0/fXJ No.121243 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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so i started getting warning letters from my ISP for downloading torrents

whats the best VPN for keeping my torrents hidden

also is there a website i can torrent tv shows in 720p or better without my isp finding out
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ThomasWimmershit.prn - Sun, 13 Aug 2017 20:38:11 EST ID:b8F0/fXJ No.121244 Ignore Report Quick Reply
bamp
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FannyBrondlesot.ico - Tue, 15 Aug 2017 06:58:31 EST ID:XOvK6E1h No.121246 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>121243

Get another ISP.
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MollyPillergold.dot - Wed, 16 Aug 2017 20:11:29 EST ID:pkgQtGm4 No.121249 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>121243
Betternet is free and fairly fast, but it probably logs your data n' shit.
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CorneliusWorthingshaw.c - Thu, 17 Aug 2017 21:58:05 EST ID:Z3bjfhdL No.121252 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>121243
VPNs have one point of failure and cost money. Use tor instead (just make sure to about:config and set javascript off as it is on by default for some stupid reason).
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BasilNommerchetch.class - Thu, 17 Aug 2017 22:07:40 EST ID:tn7nbRb1 No.121253 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>121252
>Use Tor for torrents
>Turn off Javascript

You're a real winner.
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ElizaCirringsan.mp3 - Sat, 19 Aug 2017 04:35:26 EST ID:HYwboxIz No.121256 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>121243
Use private trackers not public trackers. Also look into DC Hubs and Usenet.

As for VPNs they are only as good as much as you can trust them(VPN comparison chart: https://thatoneprivacysite.net/) and while many of them say they wont give out your info why would they risk their +1million revenue and not comply with what is in all likely hood a secret order that no one would really have any record of them giving out? Also add to that that most VPNs are configured through your OS and not through your router and there is another weak point. Most routers have very little in the way of security as well. Look up the FBI and their use of NITs, they infect your computer via your browser and then send out unique packets to identify you regardless of whether you are using a VPN or Tor or both. With Tor you also have to worry about your exit nodes

Something like openvpn(docs.openvpn.net/frequently-asked-questions/using-dd-wrt-with-openvpn-access-server/ ) softethervpn on a good DD WRT router with Qubes or Whonix as your OS, which use an isolated tor proxy, on a USB drive then your OS doesn't know its own IP address and IIRC both Quebs and Whonix spoof your MAC address. If something happens you can just get rid of the drive. TAILS has apparently been compromised(as has trucrypt) unfortunately as that is what I used to recommend. You also need to secure your disks too if you have anything on them. Something like Veracrypt is worth considering as their hidden volume feature will make it look like nothing is there with a couple of tricks.

Here are a couple of good privacy talks

https://michaelhorowitz.com/

https://hope.net/schedule.html#securingah%22

Honestly that is a little bit excessive just for snatching torrents especially if you just use private trackers. Most don't even feel the need to use a VPN with them but security is important anyway, It needs to be multilayered and is something that should be focused on regardless of whether you are doing something "illegal" or not. A good browser is important as well. I use a few but prefer qutebrowser. Definitely not FF, Edge or any google or microsoft product and definitely no Win10 or MacOS. I prefer Slackware for general use with a couple other distros for more specific purposes but if you are a beginner something like PCLinuxOS is easy to use. And no Systemd https://without-systemd.org/wiki/index.php/Main_Page
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OliverCeffingshit.bas - Mon, 21 Aug 2017 02:46:50 EST ID:owSSPpH1 No.121265 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>121243
minimize your download speeds, cut your upload speeds to almost nothing. Minimize your peers to like 5 should help. Stop downloads when they are done. Do not share dozens and dozens of files at a time. That is basically what they are looking for.

ISPs, they really don't want to have constant complaints and send out warnings.
It is costly, resource intensive. They don't get paid for it.
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FrederickGrandwater.emf - Mon, 21 Aug 2017 20:25:15 EST ID:HYwboxIz No.121267 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>121265
That's not how these ISP warning emails work. They emails come from your ISP but they do not originate there. There isn't someone watching and when you hit X amount you get an email.

A torrent gets tagged, whatever company it is sends out notices to the ISP and then the ISP sends you the warning email(HBO and Disney are particularly bad about this). Not all ISPs will send them but most do. Regardless your DL speed and whether or not you upload has nothing to do with it. If you snatch a tagged torrent then your ISP gets an email. It really only happens with shitty open trackers like TPB. I'm currently seeding about 3k torrents between utorrent 2.2.1 and rtorrent and haven't received a single ISP warning because everything comes from private trackers. Most people just ignore them and its unlikely anything will happen since they are mainly focused with shutting down entire sites; examples of this would be Kat, NYAA, Oink, What, etc. Its also worth noting that a lot of people utilize "initial seeding" which means you can only get the next piece after you share the piece you just snatched so cutting your upload down to almost nothing is just going to inhibit your performance.
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JennyDipperfield.mpp - Tue, 22 Aug 2017 17:30:30 EST ID:dFdq2Tey No.121270 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>121265
They have a whole department for it. They don't mind.
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EstherTootshit.inf - Sun, 27 Aug 2017 12:42:16 EST ID:7r+dhtcR No.121273 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>>121265
>minimize your download speeds, cut your upload speeds to almost nothing. Minimize your peers to like 5 should help. Stop downloads when they are done. Do not share dozens and dozens of files at a time. That is basically what they are looking for.

That's not how torrents work. Once OP connects to a swarm, the entire swarm can see his IP. OP's transfer speed means nothing. Limiting connections doesn't not affect his visibility to the swarm.

>Do not share dozens and dozens of files at a time.

That depends on what files he's sharing. If he's sharing Expendables movies he's going to get caught - they still watch those torrents. After torrenting Real Time With Bill Maher for years I finally got a Notice And Notice from HBO in June. This month? Nothing. If OP is sharing old or obscure content he'll probably never get caught because the owners won't care. Nobody's losing money because of vhs rips of Forever Knight on Pirate Bay.
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LydiaShittingstone.svg - Mon, 28 Aug 2017 03:50:20 EST ID:0spTvouU No.121274 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>121270
>They have a whole department for it. They don't mind.

They have terms of service. They have to. If the didn't mind
it would not exist.

They do mind.

It's not just torrents, it's all kinds of stuff. They could not survive
without enforcing terms of service.

Reality is is takes up extra resources, $$$
to follow up on these supposed violations.
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LillianHirringfield.ffo - Wed, 30 Aug 2017 00:50:36 EST ID:EJX2Wlvq No.121276 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>121267
>That's not how these ISP warning emails work. They emails come from your ISP but they do not originate there. There isn't someone watching and when you hit X amount you get an email.

uploads is what they are more concerned with. Say one has 80% upload speed with ten of the newest movies albums, without unlimited peers for weeks on end and in the end they manage to have uploaded a few of terabytes thate gets notice. The EFF on lawsuits explains to not upload files from your computer.
A quick downwload of 3 gigs at 3MBs and 15 kbs up minimizing peers and speeds for uploads (sharing)
one may have uploaded maybe 75 kbs by the time the 3 gig file is done.

Sharing uploads is more resource intensive and that in the past created throttling.

>A torrent gets tagged, whatever company it is sends out notices to the ISP and then the ISP sends you the warning email(HBO and Disney are particularly bad about this). Not all ISPs will send them but most do. Regardless your DL speed and whether or not you upload has nothing to do with it.

The more you upload the more $$$ the industry see as a loss. Limiting peers and speeds to near nothing
will barely see a loss. If one is downloading and uploading the same file at the same time that is a little bit more easily identifiable. A quick download and barely uploading 50 kbs will likely not be noticed.
Sure people have gotten warnings for downloading a file, but as well they almost certainly were uploading at the same time and left the file to be uploading 244/7.

>If you snatch a tagged torrent then your ISP gets an email. It really only happens with shitty open trackers like TPB. I'm currently seeding about 3k torrents between utorrent 2.2.1 and rtorrent and haven't received a single ISP warning because everything comes from private trackers.

Just as well private trackers could be run by, ?? entity. But public trackers are obviously easier to work with and identify users files.

>Most people just ignore them and its unlikely anything will happen since they are mainly focused with shutting down entire sites; examples of this would be Kat, NYAA, Oink,

Yea, like napster was back when. If one can actually search files on a computer
I beleive donkey whatever allows actice file searching on peoples files as
opposed to a decentralized only search scheme. Not sure.

>What, etc. Its also worth noting that a lot of people utilize "initial seeding" which means you can only get the next piece after you share the piece you just snatched so cutting your upload down to almost nothing is just going to inhibit your performance.

Depends I guess, files with few seeders yes. In the end though 4 peers downloading, will almost certainly connect to fastest most reliable connections throughout the download. The download should come down more staedy more-so as if there
were 20 active remote connections.

>you can only get the next piece after you share the piece you just snatched

Naw, you can fully turn off uploading and still get a large file as fast as ever with a few peers without the need to 'share.' The parts are generally random and the next piece for upload that you just downloaded, need not have to have been initiated by another peer or queued to download to proceed with your download.

I don't obsess over torrents, torrent clients meanings, and all that. I know what i know. All I know is keep it simple. Downloading a 35 gig file with 4 peers the download speed generally maxes out the entire time with enough seeders. Your client will usually pick reliable peers for you.

Sure, fewer seeders set unlimited everything if wanted, as the file parts are random, you offer a bit of the file that somebody may not have, in turn you would more quickly get your missing parts since you helped fill in the missing parts to move on to another section/part of your file.

I am not saying limit everything all the time, but sometimes maxing out everything does not help for a faster downloads, as well uploads. You end up with a bunch of 10 kbs up/down seeds and leechers that may just fade in and out as being unreliable connections, where you could have your pipe maxed out with a mere few connections/peers.
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AugustusChongerdotch.mdb - Tue, 19 Sep 2017 11:11:34 EST ID:CrYs/61j No.121318 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>>121243
Same here even for porn, and I live in Denmark.
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ShittingDackleshaw.wav - Tue, 19 Sep 2017 15:22:54 EST ID:vpfE8QdL No.121319 Ignore Report Quick Reply
The cheapest way would be to get a 3g dongle and put it on a stick outside
It should help the reception a lot.
You dont need a 2nd sim card if you connect it to the phone


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