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 @Cryptolaemus12022-09-29 3'832'140586'917
2Twitter @abuse_ch2022-09-29 534'50579'075
3Twitter @drb_ra2022-09-29 338'91039'486
4Twitter @Virus_Deck2022-09-29 147'91529'147
5Twitter @nickkuechel2022-09-29 90'03014'438
6Twitter @pr0xylife2022-09-28 20'0602'991
7Twitter @HarioMenkel2022-09-27 14'7252'127
8Twitter @r0ny_1232022-09-29 14'3452'842
9Twitter @DFNCERT2022-09-28 8'565887
10Twitter @crep1x2022-09-29 7'0351'399

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
5'218urlURL that delivers a malware payload
1'186ip:portip:port combination that is used for botnet Command&control (C&C)
980urlURL that is used for botnet Command&control (C&C)
233sha256_hashSHA256 hash of a malware sample (payload)
92domainDomain that is used for botnet Command&control (C&C)
83md5_hashMD5 hash of a malware sample (payload)
6domainDomain 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 @Cryptolaemus12022-09-29 3'832'140586'917
2Twitter @abuse_ch2022-09-29 534'50579'075
3Twitter @drb_ra2022-09-29 338'91039'486
4Twitter @lazyactivist1922021-05-25 148'53529'707
5Twitter @Virus_Deck2022-09-29 147'91529'147
6Twitter @TallJohnBrown2022-04-04 129'10525'821
7Twitter @_CarlosCabal2022-06-09 107'96521'593
8Twitter @nickkuechel2022-09-29 90'03014'438
9Twitter @honeymoon_ioc2022-05-01 24'7304'946
10Twitter @pr0xylife2022-09-28 20'0602'991

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
660'549sha256_hashSHA256 hash of a malware sample (payload)
51'162ip:portip:port combination that is used for botnet Command&control (C&C)
34'894urlURL that is used for botnet Command&control (C&C)
29'893urlURL that delivers a malware payload
7'673domainDomain that is used for botnet Command&control (C&C)
1'614md5_hashMD5 hash of a malware sample (payload)
916domainDomain name that delivers a malware payload
656ip:portip:port combination that delivery a malware payload
209sha1_hashSHA1 hash of a malware sample (payload)
161domainDomain used for credit card skimming (usually related to Magecart attacks)
21sha3_384_hashSHA3-384 hash of a malware sample (payload)