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Trojan Blocks The Pirate Bay and Mininova

A new trojan popped up at several torrent sites a few weeks ago, one that blocks access to The Pirate Bay and Mininova, while informing its victims that "downloading is wrong." The trojan edits the hosts file on Windows machines, and redirects the BitTorrent sites to localhost, making them impossible…

Hackers Target and Exploit Pirate Bay Ad Server

The advertising server of The Pirate Bay has been hacked and exploited to spread viruses and trojans among users of the site. The hackers targeted a vulnerability in the site's software to offload the malicious files, causing sections of The Pirate Bay to be blocked by Google, Firefox and several…

uTorrent Marked as Trojan by Avast Antivirus

Thousands of uTorrent users got a worrying message from their antivirus software recently. Their favorite BitTorrent client was recognized as a trojan by Avast, and deleted form their computers. Attempts to redownload the software from uTorrent.com resulted in the same trojan warning.

Pirate Party Official Raided after Uncovering State Trojan

The spokesperson of the German Pirate Party saw his house raided after the party published a leaked document which showed that the government uses a homemade "trojan" to wiretap Skype conversations. In addition, a server from another party member was seized.

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