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 @abuse_ch2022-08-08 518'74576'196
2Twitter @drb_ra2022-08-08 312'07035'509
3Twitter @Virus_Deck2022-08-08 146'51028'870
4Twitter @nickkuechel2022-08-08 86'89513'942
5Twitter @pr0xylife2022-08-03 17'8452'642
6Twitter @r0ny_1232022-08-08 11'4652'277
7Twitter @DFNCERT2022-08-08 8'495875
8Twitter @AndreGironda2022-08-08 5'7901'106
9Twitter @sicehice2022-08-08 5'075933
10Twitter @crep1x2022-08-08 4'390870

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
910urlURL that is used for botnet Command&control (C&C)
904ip:portip:port combination that is used for botnet Command&control (C&C)
466sha256_hashSHA256 hash of a malware sample (payload)
61md5_hashMD5 hash of a malware sample (payload)
43urlURL that delivers a malware payload
36domainDomain that is used for botnet Command&control (C&C)
21sha1_hashSHA1 hash of a malware sample (payload)
1domainDomain name that delivers 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 @Cryptolaemus12022-07-25 3'805'805581'650
2Twitter @abuse_ch2022-08-08 518'74576'196
3Twitter @drb_ra2022-08-08 312'07035'509
4Twitter @lazyactivist1922021-05-25 148'53529'707
5Twitter @Virus_Deck2022-08-08 146'51028'870
6Twitter @TallJohnBrown2022-04-04 129'10525'821
7Twitter @_CarlosCabal2022-06-09 107'96521'593
8Twitter @nickkuechel2022-08-08 86'89513'942
9Twitter @honeymoon_ioc2022-05-01 24'7304'946
10Twitter @pr0xylife2022-08-03 17'8452'642

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
659'869sha256_hashSHA256 hash of a malware sample (payload)
46'982ip:portip:port combination that is used for botnet Command&control (C&C)
31'083urlURL that is used for botnet Command&control (C&C)
24'509urlURL that delivers a malware payload
6'813domainDomain that is used for botnet Command&control (C&C)
1'277md5_hashMD5 hash of a malware sample (payload)
672domainDomain name that delivers a malware payload
607ip: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)