The popular torrent client, uTorrent is being blocked by Google Chrome and Anti-virus companies for including adware.
Earlier, uTorrent used to contain the infamous, and really annoying software, that everyone hates, the Ask Toolbar.
The bundled PUP (Potentially Unwanted Program) used to be bundled in the installer of the torrent app, and if the user was unwary, it could change the browser’s default homepage to the Ask website, and also install the website’s toolbar, which was quite difficult to get rid of. Microsoft recently had enough of this, and blocked older versions of the toolbar a as malicious app.
But this is not the reason for [...]