OneSwarm – Anonymous File-Sharing
Peer to Peer technology is booming now with the ever increasing number of torrents. OneSwarm is a peer-to-peer tool that can be used to share files while you protect your own identity. Most existing peer-to-peer application like BitComet, uTorrent and Gnutella display your IP to everyone when you are sharing files. This can be sometimes malicious as other can know exactly how you are using your system by systematically monitoring your IP. OneSwarm on the other hand, keeps your IP completely hidden. With this you have protected access to your system. You can only share files with your friends and others you intentionally want to allow access. Due to its nature of data sharing, this has been called a Friend-to-Friend data sharing.
The main advantages of this are – It uses address rewriting to protect your privacy; it has a user friendly web interface; it is an open source. Meaning you can share files with your friends while you stay protected and use this service for free.
Website: Oneswarm – Anonymous File-Sharing