The most popular file sharing sites used by hackers

Cybercriminals and hackers often use popular file sharing sites to distribute their malicious files. A lot of these file sharing websites do not perform an AV scan on the files which are uploaded, putting unaware users at risk which are “socially engineered” by the cybercriminal / hacker.

We have decided to create this list in an random order, meaning that we did not take a look at the DMOZ, PageRank and visitors statistics of the provided file sharing websites.

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