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 @Cryptolaemus12021-11-30 166'906'140127'129
2Twitter @nickkuechel2021-11-30 2'238'9053'518
3Twitter @abuse_ch2021-12-01 327'65521'182
4Twitter @Virus_Deck2021-12-01 296'99024'087
5Twitter @r0ny_1232021-11-29 282'000893
6Twitter @MSteve252021-11-17 169'845262
7Twitter @drb_ra2021-11-30 142'10014'978
8Twitter @AndreGironda2021-11-27 6'395436
9Twitter @dripbrrr2021-11-29 4'290233
10Twitter @ankit_anubhav2021-11-18 2'42065

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
3'232sha256_hashSHA256 hash of a malware sample (payload)
1'710ip:portip:port combination that is used for botnet Command&control (C&C)
1'231urlURL that is used for botnet Command&control (C&C)
524urlURL that delivers a malware payload
33domainDomain that is used for botnet Command&control (C&C)
10md5_hashMD5 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 @TheHack3r4chan2021-08-26 196'595'74525'821
2Twitter @Cryptolaemus12021-11-30 166'906'140127'129
3Twitter @lazyactivist1922021-05-25 150'755'73029'707
4Twitter @KrknSec2021-08-13 3'730'1551'221
5Twitter @nickkuechel2021-11-30 2'238'9053'518
6Twitter @dms18992021-09-04 1'628'6901'510
7Twitter @TRJM22072021-07-29 1'185'080688
8Twitter @Malwar3Ninja2021-08-02 1'037'895785
9Twitter @abuse_ch2021-12-01 327'65521'182
10Twitter @Virus_Deck2021-12-01 296'99024'087

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
203'022sha256_hashSHA256 hash of a malware sample (payload)
21'605ip:portip:port combination that is used for botnet Command&control (C&C)
14'743urlURL that is used for botnet Command&control (C&C)
5'754urlURL that delivers a malware payload
5'109domainDomain that is used for botnet Command&control (C&C)
526md5_hashMD5 hash of a malware sample (payload)
392domainDomain name that delivers a malware payload
150domainDomain used for credit card skimming (usually related to Magecart attacks)
106sha1_hashSHA1 hash of a malware sample (payload)
85ip:portip:port combination that delivery a malware payload
17sha3_384_hashSHA3-384 hash of a malware sample (payload)