Statistics

The statistics below consider indicators of compromise (IOCs) submitted to ThreatFox within the past 14 days.

Number of IOCs shared


The chart below documents the number of indicators of compromise (IOCs) shared on ThreatFox per day over a period of 30 days.

Top Contributors


Threatfox is "just" a platform for sharing IOCs. It would be worthless without the help of volunteers who contribute their IOCs to the project. The table below shows the top contributors by credits earned for the past 30 days.

RankReporterLast activityCredits earnedSubmissions
1Twitter @Cryptolaemus12024-04-18 4'306'455679'701
2Twitter @drb_ra2024-04-20 656'20081'959
3Twitter @abuse_ch2024-04-20 647'90599'131
4Twitter @Gi7w0rm2024-04-11 205'82539'236
5Twitter @pr0xylife2024-04-10 36'3306'175
6Twitter @malpulse2024-04-19 32'2354'616
7Twitter @crep1x2024-04-18 31'0256'149
8Twitter @Rony2024-04-19 22'5203'993
9Twitter @Grim2024-04-19 22'0154'400
10Twitter @Xev2024-04-20 20'0553'939

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IOCs by type


IOCs on ThreatFox are categorized so called IOC types. The following table shows the number of IOCs observed on ThreatFox per IOC type (past 14 days).

IOCsIOC TypeIOC description
1'912ip:portip:port combination that is used for botnet Command&control (C&C)
809sha256_hashSHA256 hash of a malware sample (payload)
761sha1_hashSHA1 hash of a malware sample (payload)
755md5_hashMD5 hash of a malware sample (payload)
658urlURL that is used for botnet Command&control (C&C)
316domainDomain that is used for botnet Command&control (C&C)
73urlURL that delivers a malware payload
11domainDomain name that delivers a malware payload
9ip:portip:port combination that delivery a malware payload

The statistics below consider indicators of compromise (IOCs) submitted to ThreatFox since it's launch in March 2021.

Number of IOCs shared


The chart below documents the number of indicators of compromise (IOCs) shared on ThreatFox per day over a period of 12 months.

Top Contributors


Threatfox is "just" a platform for sharing IOCs. It would be worthless without the help of volunteers who contribute their IOCs to the project. The table below shows the top contributors by credits earned.

RankReporterLast activityCredits earnedSubmissions
1 Cryptolaemus12024-04-18 4'306'455679'701
2 drb_ra2024-04-20 656'20081'959
3 abuse_ch2024-04-20 647'90599'131
4 Gi7w0rm2024-04-11 205'82539'236
5 lazyactivist1922024-01-17 148'74529'736
6 Virus_Deck2022-09-30 147'93029'150
7 thehappydinoa2024-03-05 139'58523'398
8 TheTallJohnBrown2024-03-14 129'11525'823
9 _CarlosCabal2022-06-09 107'96521'593
10 nickkuechel2023-11-04 99'50016'303

Top Malware Families

Top Tags

IOCs by type


IOCs on ThreatFox are categorized so called IOC types. The following table shows the number of IOCs observed on ThreatFox per IOC type (overall).

IOCsIOC TypeIOC description
714'598sha256_hashSHA256 hash of a malware sample (payload)
173'730urlURL that delivers a malware payload
130'222ip:portip:port combination that is used for botnet Command&control (C&C)
75'234urlURL that is used for botnet Command&control (C&C)
48'472domainDomain that is used for botnet Command&control (C&C)
25'880domainDomain name that delivers a malware payload
4'533md5_hashMD5 hash of a malware sample (payload)
2'183ip:portip:port combination that delivery a malware payload
1'849sha1_hashSHA1 hash of a malware sample (payload)
415domainDomain used for credit card skimming (usually related to Magecart attacks)
21sha3_384_hashSHA3-384 hash of a malware sample (payload)