Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Friday May 01, 2015

Torrents Are One Quarter Of All Encrypted Traffic

According to a new report, one quarter of all encrypted downstream traffic in the U.S. is BitTorrent transfers.

Encrypted Internet traffic is surging according to data published by Canadian broadband management company Sandvine. A new report reveals that 25 percent of the encrypted downstream traffic in North America is consumed by BitTorrent transfers, second only to YouTube.