Reply to post: Re: Still no decent encryption in BitTorrent though

BitTorrent launches decentralised crypto-fied chat app

Colin Miller

Re: Still no decent encryption in BitTorrent though

The .torrent you downloaded has a hash of the whole file, and a hash of each blob the file has been split into. If the blob hash doesn't match, then the peer is untrustworthy and should be rejected.

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