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by RandomInhabitant
Mon Nov 30, 2020 7:47 pm
Forum: Generic
Topic: qBittorrent privacy settings
Replies: 0
Views: 1409

qBittorrent privacy settings

I'm running the latest qBittorrent v4.3.1 through PIA VPN using Network:split tunnel Connection:WireGuard protocol for maximum network speeds. I was horrified to see my public IP show up in the qBittorrent "Peers" listing after I'd painstakingly disabled DHT, PeX, and Local Peer Discovery....
by RandomInhabitant
Mon Oct 05, 2020 6:34 pm
Forum: Generic
Topic: FYI: PIA VPN performance improvement (dramatic)
Replies: 3
Views: 1103

Re: FYI: PIA VPN performance improvement (dramatic)

Since WireGuard https://www.wireguard.com/ is designed for Data Security with little regard to privacy, I was concerned. What? This is false. WireGuard is no less "designed for privacy" than OpenVPN. Someone needs to share this with NordVPN. https://nordvpn.com/blog/nordlynx-protocol-wire...
by RandomInhabitant
Mon Oct 05, 2020 4:57 am
Forum: Generic
Topic: FYI: PIA VPN performance improvement (dramatic)
Replies: 3
Views: 1103

FYI: PIA VPN performance improvement (dramatic)

I switched Private Internet Access (PIA) from OpenVPN(SOCKS5) to WireGuard(no proxy) yesterday. qBittorrent performance went from slow and unreliable to 10x+ faster and reliable. Since WireGuard https://www.wireguard.com/ is designed for Data Security with little regard to privacy, I was concerned. ...