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 @drb_ra2024-07-16 694'96588'255
2Twitter @abuse_ch2024-07-17 669'385102'330
3Twitter @Gi7w0rm2024-07-16 223'48042'767
4Twitter @nickkuechel2024-07-14 101'95516'623
5Twitter @Grim2024-07-17 94'79018'890
6Twitter @malpulse2024-07-17 38'2555'472
7Twitter @pr0xylife2024-07-09 36'3306'175
8Twitter @crep1x2024-07-13 34'1756'779
9Twitter @Rony2024-07-17 23'8054'250
10Twitter @NDA0E2024-07-17 23'2704'651

Top Malware Families

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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
3'447urlURL that delivers a malware payload
1'361ip:portip:port combination that is used for botnet Command&control (C&C)
904sha256_hashSHA256 hash of a malware sample (payload)
756md5_hashMD5 hash of a malware sample (payload)
741sha1_hashSHA1 hash of a malware sample (payload)
395urlURL that is used for botnet Command&control (C&C)
301domainDomain that is used for botnet Command&control (C&C)
45domainDomain name that delivers a malware payload
23ip: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 Cryptolaemus12024-06-20 4'307'095679'829
2 drb_ra2024-07-16 694'96588'255
3 abuse_ch2024-07-17 669'385102'330
4 Gi7w0rm2024-07-16 223'48042'767
5 lazyactivist1922024-01-17 148'74529'736
6 Virus_Deck2022-09-30 147'93029'150
7 thehappydinoa2024-06-07 139'58523'398
8 TheTallJohnBrown2024-03-14 129'11525'823
9 _CarlosCabal2022-06-09 107'96521'593
10 nickkuechel2024-07-14 101'95516'623

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
719'771sha256_hashSHA256 hash of a malware sample (payload)
178'695urlURL that delivers a malware payload
142'533ip:portip:port combination that is used for botnet Command&control (C&C)
80'299urlURL that is used for botnet Command&control (C&C)
51'834domainDomain that is used for botnet Command&control (C&C)
26'467domainDomain name that delivers a malware payload
9'384md5_hashMD5 hash of a malware sample (payload)
6'684sha1_hashSHA1 hash of a malware sample (payload)
2'424ip:portip:port combination that delivery a malware payload
418domainDomain used for credit card skimming (usually related to Magecart attacks)
21sha3_384_hashSHA3-384 hash of a malware sample (payload)