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 @Cryptolaemus12023-02-02 4'207'840662'054
2Twitter @abuse_ch2023-02-05 557'19083'042
3Twitter @drb_ra2023-02-05 410'14548'041
4Twitter @TallJohnBrown2023-01-27 129'11525'823
5Twitter @nickkuechel2023-01-28 94'75015'382
6Twitter @pr0xylife2023-02-04 31'2355'209
7Twitter @crep1x2023-01-31 19'5903'896
8Twitter @r0ny_1232023-02-01 15'1553'004
9Twitter @DFNCERT2023-01-31 8'610896
10Twitter @0xrb2023-02-03 7'8751'098

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
1'709urlURL that delivers a malware payload
1'584ip:portip:port combination that is used for botnet Command&control (C&C)
780urlURL that is used for botnet Command&control (C&C)
430domainDomain that is used for botnet Command&control (C&C)
303domainDomain name that delivers a malware payload
69sha256_hashSHA256 hash of a malware sample (payload)
33md5_hashMD5 hash of a malware sample (payload)
12ip:portip:port combination that delivery a malware payload
3sha1_hashSHA1 hash of a malware sample (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 @Cryptolaemus12023-02-02 4'207'840662'054
2Twitter @abuse_ch2023-02-05 557'19083'042
3Twitter @drb_ra2023-02-05 410'14548'041
4Twitter @lazyactivist1922021-05-25 148'53529'707
5Twitter @Virus_Deck2022-09-30 147'93029'150
6Twitter @TallJohnBrown2023-01-27 129'11525'823
7Twitter @_CarlosCabal2022-06-09 107'96521'593
8Twitter @nickkuechel2023-01-28 94'75015'382
9Twitter @pr0xylife2023-02-04 31'2355'209
10Twitter @honeymoon_ioc2022-05-01 24'7304'946

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
711'033sha256_hashSHA256 hash of a malware sample (payload)
151'716urlURL that delivers a malware payload
62'321ip:portip:port combination that is used for botnet Command&control (C&C)
44'453urlURL that is used for botnet Command&control (C&C)
23'173domainDomain name that delivers a malware payload
10'953domainDomain that is used for botnet Command&control (C&C)
1'892md5_hashMD5 hash of a malware sample (payload)
746ip:portip:port combination that delivery a malware payload
218sha1_hashSHA1 hash of a malware sample (payload)
163domainDomain used for credit card skimming (usually related to Magecart attacks)
21sha3_384_hashSHA3-384 hash of a malware sample (payload)