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Project Summary

BitTorrent is a tool for copying files from one machine to another. FTP punishes sites for being popular. Since all uploading is done from one place, a popular site needs big iron and big bandwidth. With BitTorrent, clients automatically mirror files they download, making the publisher's burden almost nothing.

Prior to version 6.0, BitTorrent was written in Python, and was free software. The source code for versions 4.x and 5.x are released under the BitTorrent Open Source License, a modified version of the Jabber Open Source License. Versions up to and including 3.4.2 were distributed under the MIT license. Version 5.3 was relicensed under the GPL.

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linux p2p torrent download music video file_sharing file_transfer_protocol_(ftp) media downloads bt windows http mac sharing www mp3 web search

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Project Security

Vulnerabilities per Version ( last 10 releases )

There are no reported vulnerabilities

Project Vulnerability Report

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Vulnerability Exposure Index

Many reported vulnerabilities
Few reported vulnerabilities

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Python
81%
Objective-C
15%
4 Other
4%

30 Day Summary

Jan 11 2017 — Feb 10 2017

12 Month Summary

Feb 10 2016 — Feb 10 2017

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