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New KickAss Torrents (KAT) ~ 2018 Best Torrent Sites (Working)

New KickAss Torrents (KAT) ~ 2018 Best Torrent Sites (Working)

September 30, 2018Wang Wei
Good news, the new Kickass Torrents site is back from the dead! Back in July 2017, popular BitTorrent site Kickass Torrents (KAT cr) wa...
TRON Cryptocurrency Founder Buys BitTorrent, µTorrent for $140 Million

TRON Cryptocurrency Founder Buys BitTorrent, µTorrent for $140 Million

June 18, 2018Mohit Kumar
BitTorrent, the company which owns the popular file-sharing client uTorrent, has quietly been sold for $140 million in cash to Justin Su...
Trojanized BitTorrent Software Update Hijacked 400,000 PCs Last Week

Trojanized BitTorrent Software Update Hijacked 400,000 PCs Last Week

March 14, 2018Swati Khandelwal
A massive malware outbreak that last week infected nearly half a million computers with cryptocurrency mining malware in just a few hour...
Flaw in Popular μTorrent Software Lets Hackers Control Your PC Remotely

Flaw in Popular μTorrent Software Lets Hackers Control Your PC Remotely

February 26, 2018Swati Khandelwal
If you have installed world's most popular torrent download software, μTorrent, then you should download its latest version for Windo...
Flaw in Popular Transmission BitTorrent Client Lets Hackers Control Your PC Remotely

Flaw in Popular Transmission BitTorrent Client Lets Hackers Control Your PC Remotely

January 15, 2018Swati Khandelwal
A critical vulnerability has been discovered in the widely used Transmission BitTorrent app that could allow hackers to remotely execute...
ISPs Should Block ‘The Pirate Bay’ Torrent Site: Top European Court Rules

ISPs Should Block ‘The Pirate Bay’ Torrent Site: Top European Court Rules

June 14, 2017Mohit Kumar
The Pirate Bay — a widely popular file-sharing website predominantly used to share copyrighted material free of charge — is once again i...
BitTorrent Forum Hacked; Change your Password Immediately

BitTorrent Forum Hacked; Change your Password Immediately

June 08, 2016Mohit Kumar
If you are a torrent lover and have registered on  BitTorrent community forum website, then you may have had your personal details compr...
Popular Download Service μTorrent wants you to pay for its Software

Popular Download Service μTorrent wants you to pay for its Software

August 25, 2015Khyati Jain
Just to enhance the services being rendered. The popular peer-to-peer file sharing software application is aiming to achieve new hei...
The Pirate Bay Co-Founder Released From Swedish Prison

The Pirate Bay Co-Founder Released From Swedish Prison

June 03, 2015Mohit Kumar
Fredrik Neij , the third and the last founder of the infamous file-sharing website The Pirate Bay , was released on Monday from a Swedi...
BEWARE! μTorrent Silently Installing Bitcoin Mining Software

BEWARE! μTorrent Silently Installing Bitcoin Mining Software

March 06, 2015Wang Wei
If you have recently installed or updated the popular BitTorrent client μTorrent 3.4.2 Build 28913 on your computer, then you read t...
MegaNet — New Decentralized, Non-IP Based and Encrypted Network

MegaNet — New Decentralized, Non-IP Based and Encrypted Network

February 18, 2015Mohit Kumar
The Famous Internet entrepreneur and former hacker Kim Dotcom , who introduced legendary Megaupload and MEGA file sharing services to ...
The Pirate Bay Updated With Phoenix Image and Set to return on 1 February

The Pirate Bay Updated With Phoenix Image and Set to return on 1 February

January 26, 2015Mohit Kumar
The Pirate Bay — an infamous Torrent website predominantly used to share copyrighted material free of charge — could be relaunched on 1...
BitTorrent Invites Sony to Release 'The Interview' Movie On Its Paid Service

BitTorrent Invites Sony to Release 'The Interview' Movie On Its Paid Service

December 22, 2014Mohit Kumar
Sony was forced to pull the cinema release of " The Interview ," scheduled for Christmas day, after hacker group Guardians of ...
BitTorrent Unveiled New Decentralized "Bleep" Instant Messenger

BitTorrent Unveiled New Decentralized "Bleep" Instant Messenger

July 31, 2014Mohit Kumar
Pretty good news for privacy-oriented people! BitTorrent unwraps its new instant messaging program that doesn’t store your metadata and help...
Federal Judge ruled at Child pornography case, 'Your Peer-to-Peer file sharing data is not a private matter'

Federal Judge ruled at Child pornography case, 'Your Peer-to-Peer file sharing data is not a private matter'

November 13, 2013Mohit Kumar
Today computer telecommunications have become one of the most prevalent techniques used by pedophiles to share illegal photographic image...
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