TorrentGalaxy ( is a site for downloading torrents. It is one of the most popular sites in the world to download torrents. It’s so popular that Google generally hates it and if you try to search for it, you get a bunch of proxy sites instead of the main one. The main URL for TorrentGalaxy is As of December 2022, has 18 million monthly views, according to SimilarWeb. The Wayback Machine estimates that was founded on February 17, 2007.

Is Safe?

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

I also checked on Sucuri, and it returned as a critical security risk. Results: Sucuri scan for the site

TorrentGalaxy Sucuri results

Sucuri says the site has malware. Here is the exact security threat found:

This page includes a JavaScript/iframe from that is blacklisted by Sucuri Labs, reason: unwanted ads, see

I then ran a parasite scan with Unmask Parasites on, and it is suspicious. Results: Unmask Parasites scan for the site

Unmask Parasites cites 2 suspicious inline scripts found:

atOptions = {'key' : '59354b0c63c60cd2098244312b6753ed','format' : 'iframe','height' : 50,'width' : 320,'params' : {}};do...

atOptions = {'key' : 'f3ac3a39ab013dd532da328600a60c1b','format' : 'iframe','height' : 90,'width' : 728,'params' : {}}; d...

I also checked on VirusTotal, and it is clean. Results: VirusTotal scan for the site VirusTotal results

In conclusion, Sucuri says is a critical security risk because it has malware. Unmask Parasites says is suspicious due to 2 suspicious inline scripts. And VirusTotal and Sucuri say isn’t malicious or blacklisted. OVERALL GRADE: Malicious.

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