I tried searching for this subject...but wasn't able to turn up any adequate results. I'm curious what everyone uses for security towards their internet activities? Not just in relation to bit torrent (although I'm mainly curious about that), but also internet security in general. I use the following:
My Security on 32-bit XP:
Disabled Windows Firewall...
uTorrent IP filter
Zonelabs Zonealarm Pro
The problem with switching to 64 is that hardly any firewall support is available...and if it is you usually have to pay for it. I did come across Outpost Firewall 4.0 Pro. Which is available here:
Of course you can only have a 30 day trial for the 64-bit version...but fortunately I have uploading the following fix for that:
So if anybody was in need of 64 bit firewall...there you go!
I have also been using the following as a means to update my uTorrent IP Filter:
I have also heard of "Traffic Shaping" would anyone care to elaborate on this subject?
Please let me know what you all use on your systems...other operating systems are of special interest to me as well!