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Despite it sounds strategically good, multiplatform malware that would infect both the computer and the router are rare. That's probably because such malware would require two set of vulnerabilities to abuse, and therefore only be effective against a certain pair of computer OS and router model. That would only be practical in targeted attacks, but not for ...


Edit: In your "Downloads", there is nothing particularly special about Java files as opposed to those of similar type and origin. The question asked is more general than the specific case elaborated, and there are general issues to be aware of. Although I have no experience of Minecraft, security guidelines will typically state that there shouldn't ...


Unless a file is somehow auto-executed or otherwise opened by your system, it is not possible for malicious code to run.

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