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Study: Malware counts higher on computers whose users visited piracy sites

Each time a user doubles the amount of time he spends visiting illegal torrent and streaming websites, the malware count on his machine jumps another 20 percent, according to an academic paper released earlier this month.

uTorrent apps vulnerable to remote code execution, information disclosure

The developer of uTorrent for Windows and uTorrent Web has been scrambling to issue patched versions of the BitTorrent-based peer-to-peer fire-sharing apps.

Torrent sites served malware to 12 million users a month

This past summer, nearly one-third of the 800 known torrent websites served malware.