description-logo Description

This indicates an attempt to use a BitTorrent client that uses the BitTorrent P2P protocol.
BitTorrent is a peer-to-peer (P2P) file-sharing protocol. It is one of the most widely used protocol for file transfer. P2P protocol has been popular with users because of the huge increments in download and upload speed. BitTorrent works by providing a tracker file which list the files that can be transferred and then allows the client to find peers who can transfer the files.

affected-products-logoAffected Products


Impact logoImpact

Network bandwidth consumption


Browser-Based, Network-Protocol, Client-Server, Peer-to-Peer, Cloud-Based, Mobile-Device


  • Evasive
  • Excessive-Bandwidth

Version Updates

Date Version Detail
2023-04-13 23.535 Sig Added
2023-03-16 23.513 Sig Added
2022-12-06 22.452 Sig Added
2021-04-26 18.067 Sig Added
2019-10-22 14.708 Sig Added
2019-05-15 14.614 Sig Added
2019-03-12 14.571 Sig Added
2019-03-01 14.564 Sig Added
2019-01-31 14.539 Sig Added
2019-01-23 14.531 Sig Added