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#1 faizol

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Posted 14 August 2006 - 07:06 PM

hello. i am using BiPAC 5112S ADSLModem + Router.
I want to block torrent port in my home network.
so how to set the modem to ensure it block all the torrent port/s.
thank you.

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Posted 14 August 2006 - 07:34 PM

QUOTE(faizol @ Aug 14 2006, 08:06 PM) View Post

hello. i am using BiPAC 5112S ADSLModem + Router.
I want to block torrent port in my home network.
so how to set the modem to ensure it block all the torrent port/s.
thank you.



find out what port torrent uses and drop them.


if u want simpler solusion, block any url containing torrent

#3 dr_evil

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Posted 15 August 2006 - 12:41 PM

QUOTE(faizol @ Aug 14 2006, 08:06 PM) View Post

hello. i am using BiPAC 5112S ADSLModem + Router.
I want to block torrent port in my home network.
so how to set the modem to ensure it block all the torrent port/s.
thank you.


You best bet is probably to block all traffic and allow only specific ports, as the torrent's client ask the user what ports to use. So you block say 1442 they use 1443 or 16000 etc. This is the only way to do this 100% is block everything and allow only what you want.

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