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ESET Tries to Scare People Away From Using Torrents

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IT security company ESET has published a rather curious article which portrays the use of BitTorrent as a security threat. Noting that merely downloading a torrent client could ”infect your machine and irreversibly damage your files”, the piece focuses on a pair of rare incidents to present an overall climate of fear. The reality is much more nuanced.

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