The host at this IP address is obviously operated by cybercriminals. It is running a malware botnet controller which is being used to control infected computers (bots) around the globe using a trojan horse.
Malware botnet controller located at 188.8.131.52 on port 1604 TCP:
$ telnet 184.108.40.206 1604
Connected to 220.127.116.11.
Escape character is ‘^]’
Referencing malware samples (MD5 hash):
a750d5f19524e4431550930c4e8a0a95 — AV detection: 43 / 67 (64.18%)