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 @Cryptolaemus12022-08-17 3'806'260581'741
2Twitter @abuse_ch2022-08-17 521'19576'656
3Twitter @drb_ra2022-08-17 317'28036'311
4Twitter @Virus_Deck2022-08-17 146'69028'906
5Twitter @nickkuechel2022-08-16 87'33514'030
6Twitter @pr0xylife2022-08-16 17'8952'652
7Twitter @r0ny_1232022-08-17 11'7202'328
8Twitter @DFNCERT2022-08-15 8'510877
9Twitter @AndreGironda2022-08-15 5'8851'114
10Twitter @sicehice2022-08-17 5'170952

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 (past 14 days).

IOCsIOC TypeIOC description
1'035urlURL that is used for botnet Command&control (C&C)
891ip:portip:port combination that is used for botnet Command&control (C&C)
265sha256_hashSHA256 hash of a malware sample (payload)
133urlURL that delivers a malware payload
92domainDomain that is used for botnet Command&control (C&C)
71domainDomain name that delivers a malware payload
69md5_hashMD5 hash of a malware sample (payload)
4ip: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
1Twitter @Cryptolaemus12022-08-17 3'806'260581'741
2Twitter @abuse_ch2022-08-17 521'19576'656
3Twitter @drb_ra2022-08-17 317'28036'311
4Twitter @lazyactivist1922021-05-25 148'53529'707
5Twitter @Virus_Deck2022-08-17 146'69028'906
6Twitter @TallJohnBrown2022-04-04 129'10525'821
7Twitter @_CarlosCabal2022-06-09 107'96521'593
8Twitter @nickkuechel2022-08-16 87'33514'030
9Twitter @honeymoon_ioc2022-05-01 24'7304'946
10Twitter @pr0xylife2022-08-16 17'8952'652

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
660'007sha256_hashSHA256 hash of a malware sample (payload)
47'569ip:portip:port combination that is used for botnet Command&control (C&C)
31'807urlURL that is used for botnet Command&control (C&C)
24'633urlURL that delivers a malware payload
6'900domainDomain that is used for botnet Command&control (C&C)
1'328md5_hashMD5 hash of a malware sample (payload)
743domainDomain name that delivers a malware payload
610ip:portip:port combination that delivery a malware payload
209sha1_hashSHA1 hash of a malware sample (payload)
156domainDomain used for credit card skimming (usually related to Magecart attacks)
21sha3_384_hashSHA3-384 hash of a malware sample (payload)