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Windows 7: Is PeerGuardian/Peerblock worth using?

28 Jan 2016   #1
yargd

Window 7 Pro
 
 
Is PeerGuardian/Peerblock worth using?

Are they effective?


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29 Jan 2016   #2
OvenMaster

Win7 Pro 32bit; Zorin OS 9 Core (in VM)
 
 

Only if you're into P2P or Torrenting. Since I gave up on P2P (Yay, Shareaza!) I didn't see any further need.
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30 Jan 2016   #3
wasnotwas

W10 Pro x64, W7 Pro x64 in VMware
 
 

Those programs are only as good as their IP lists. If a snooping outfit goes online with a 'not on the list' IP - then you are visible.
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