A problem that users of Peer Guardian experience are crashes and several other issues which can be mainly attributed to the fact that the security software has not been updated in the last two years.
Peer Block is a fork of Peer Guardian that tries to address these issues.
While judging the effectiveness of these lists had proven to be an impossible task before the major leak, the effectiveness can now be tested.
I've said it before - if PG2 didn't exist, the MPAA would have invented it.Peer Guardian is a privacy oriented firewall application. It blocks connections to and from hosts specified in huge blocklists (thousands or millions of IP ranges). Despite being free to download and use Peer Guardian comes packed with great features such as a special list editor support for multiple lists automatic updates and blocking.Using this programme is the safest way to make sure that privacy is protected when using P2P and a large number of people from all around the world are already taking advantage of it for both personal and professional use while various blacklisted IP addresses are also included in the package.