Fortunately I have not run into this downloading from my Library, but it did remind me of the first time I tried to get an eBook from Kobo! I know nothing about Bit Torrents, so I really don't know if they are any easier, but I equate them to the old newsgroups that were riddled with viruses, Trojans, and other malicious logic I don't need on my computer!
Proud owner of a rare and exclusive autographed copy of the soon to be classic novel: Boomerang, by Alan Hutcheson!
Man of Steel, by Dave Conifer
The Murder of King Tut, by James Patterson