Is Torrenting Illegal? How to File Share Safely

Hand pressing a virtual download button to initiate a torrent protected by a VPN.

How Common are Torrents?

What Percentage of Torrents are Legal?

Secure Your IP Address With a VPN

  • Pick your preferred provider, making sure it offers the features you need
  • Pay, install and log in
  • Start the VPN
  • Start torrenting
  • Allows P2P file sharing
  • Does not keep logs
  • Has reliable IP/DNS leak detection
  • Has decent download and upload speeds

Download Torrents Safely Without Worry of Legal Consequences



Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Michael Gargiulo

Michael Gargiulo

CEO at — The worldwide leader in VPN research