Originally Posted by mark thorpe
illegal, this thread is closed.
Sorry to say, but this is not necessarily illegal. In fact if anything, the ISP is the person doing the illegal stuff here by monitoring traffic. Their's nothing illegal about encrypting your traffic or disguising it from your ISP.
With the packet shaping employed by many ISP's today, disguising torrent traffic is a MUST. They can outright block P2P traffic, or force it down to terrible speeds.
I use imageshack's torrent service to bypass my ISP throttling. http://tor.imageshack.us/