What Is RARBG?

RARBG (rarbg.to) is a torrent site with peer-to-peer file sharing. It has several domains each with unique domain extensions. The main domain is rarbg.to. You can usually find out what the rest are by Googling for RARBG proxy sites. According to the Wayback Machine, rarbg.to was founded on April 18, 2015.

Is RARBG Safe?

I analyzed rarbg.to for malware and malicious content to check if it was legit or a scam. Here are the results:

I checked the site rarbg.to on an online malware scanner Sucuri and the scan failed due to their being too many requests after a redirect to http://rarbg.to/index80.php. Moreover, the scan concluded that the HTTPS version of the site rarbg.to was not available. The online malware scanner lists the site rarbg.to as a medium security risk. You can see the same here: Sucuri scan for the site rarbg.to.

Sucuri Rarbg results

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On a positive note, the online malware scanner did not say the site rarbg.to was blacklisted by any vendor.

To check this further I ran a parasite scan with Unmask Parasites on the site rarbg.to and it says the page is clean. You can see the same here: Unmask Parasites scan for the site rarbg.to.

Lastly, I ran a malware scan with VirusTotal on the domain rarbg.to. The scan detected at least six files communicating with the domain and no security vendor flagged the site as malicious. You can see the results here: VirusTotal scan for the site rarbg.to.

RARBG VirusTotal results

In conclusion, rarbg.to is a medium security risk. Overall grade: Relatively Safe.

Links and Profiles

Website: rarbg.to


1. SimilarWeb – rarbg.to

2. Wayback Machine – rarbg.to