There are a number of ways to use a proxy to surf the Internet or to use P2P applications with a greater degree of anonymity. Services such as VPNs and SOCKS proxies are becoming increasingly popular, although many such services have long been in use for obfuscation, or for allowing business employees to enter company Intranets from the comfort of home, with some degree of security.
A number of pay services are available, which will enable you to obfuscate your IP by routing packets first through a secure tunnel to their network before heading into the wild. Slyck News - Anonymous Options
Back to: PC Security, privacy news