Most Delivery Payload


Average Takedown Time

20 days, 6 hours, 29 minutes

Top Malware Hosting Network



Number of submissions (past 30 days)

The chart below documented the number of submissions (unique malware URL) to URLhaus per day over a period of 30 days.

Top Reporters

It wouldn't be possible to operate URLhaus without the help of volunters who report malware URLs to URLhaus. The table below shows the top reporters and their Twitter handle.


Blacklist Comparison

URLhaus reports malware distribution sites to Spamhaus DBL, SURBL and Google Safe Browsing (GSB). The statistics below measures the perfomance of these three blacklist providers by counting the number of blacklisted URLs/domain names and compare them against each other.

Spamhaus DBL


Google Safe Browsing

Disclaimer: The blacklist comparison does only consider active malware distribution sites tracked by URLhaus. While Google Safe Browsing is a URL based blacklist, Spamhaus DBL and SURBL are domain based datasets.

Most Delivered Payload

Malware URLs deliver all kind of different payloads. This chart shows the number of payload per malware family (signature) identified / crawled by URLhaus.

Top Tags

Most seen tag associated with malware URLs tracked by URLhaus.

Top Malware Hosting Networks

The chart below shows the top malware hosting network by ASN. Please consider that some of them just offer CDN or proxy services and are hence not hosting the malicious content it self rather than facilitate delivering the malicious payload to the user.

Top malware hosting networks in total (counting online and offline malware distribution sites):

RankASNCountryAverage Reaction TimeMalware URLs
1AS14061 DIGITALOCEAN-ASN - DigitalOcean, LLC- SG4 days, 7 hours, 33 minutes25'368
2AS16276 OVH- FR9 days, 15 hours, 11 minutes7'093
3AS26496 AS-26496-GO-DADDY-COM-LLC -, LLC- US11 days, 4 hours, 24 minutes6'385
4AS15169 GOOGLE - Google LLC- US9 days, 17 hours, 42 minutes4'745
5AS46606 UNIFIEDLAYER-AS-1 - Unified Layer- US9 days, 12 hours, 6 minutes4'271
6AS13335 CLOUDFLARENET - Cloudflare, Inc.- US10 days, 5 hours, 39 minutes3'487
7AS60144 THREE-W-INFRA-AS -- TRANSIT --- NL16 days, 9 hours, 37 minutes2'615
8AS16509 AMAZON-02 -, Inc.- IE8 days, 11 hours, 57 minutes2'538
9AS53667 PONYNET - FranTech Solutions- US16 days, 3 hours, 3 minutes2'096
10AS36352 AS-COLOCROSSING - ColoCrossing- US5 days, 10 hours, 38 minutes1'991
11AS31034 ARUBA-ASN- IT7 days, 3 hours, 29 minutes1'958
12AS24940 HETZNER-AS- DE4 days, 16 hours, 28 minutes1'948
13AS51659 ASBAXET- RU9 days, 4 hours, 23 minutes1'939
14AS54290 HOSTWINDS - Hostwinds LLC.- US8 days, 4 hours, 53 minutes1'807
15AS20473 AS-CHOOPA - Choopa, LLC- US2 days, 22 hours, 37 minutes1'364

Top malware hosting networks, hosting active malware content (counting online malware distribution sites only):

RankASNCountryAverage Reaction TimeMalware URLs
1AS4134 CHINANET-BACKBONE No.31,Jin-rong Street- CN2 months, 3 days, 5 hours, 32 minutes497
2AS16276 OVH- CA9 days, 15 hours, 11 minutes142
3AS4766 KIXS-AS-KR Korea Telecom- KR27 days, 9 hours, 59 minutes97
4AS9318 SKB-AS SK Broadband Co Ltd- KR1 month, 17 days, 15 hours, 56 minutes77
5AS4837 CHINA169-BACKBONE CHINA UNICOM China169 Backbone- CN2 months, 14 days, 1 hours, 48 minutes67
6AS54113 FASTLY - Fastly- NL10 days, 13 hours, 43 minutes67
7AS48161 NG-AS Sos. Bucuresti - Ploiesti nr. 42-44- RO3 months, 3 days, 12 hours, 30 minutes64
8AS54290 HOSTWINDS - Hostwinds LLC.- US8 days, 4 hours, 53 minutes56
9AS26228 SERVEPATH - DataPipe, Inc.- US0 minute53
10AS8926 MOLDTELECOM-AS Moldtelecom Autonomous System- MD2 months, 0 days, 9 hours, 10 minutes49
11AS206898 BLADESERVERS- NL14 days, 17 hours, 0 minutes49
12AS18403 FPT-AS-AP The Corporation for Financing & Promoting Technology- VN15 days, 16 hours, 27 minutes38
13AS46475 LIMESTONENETWORKS - Limestone Networks, Inc.- US17 days, 9 hours, 47 minutes36
14AS134542 UNICOM-GUIAN China Unicom IP network- CN2 months, 3 days, 22 hours, 22 minutes32
15AS136190 CHINATELECOM-YUNNAN-DALI-MAN DaLi- CN2 months, 4 days, 19 hours, 5 minutes32

Takedown Statistics

URLhaus is sending out abuse reports to hosting providers, hosting malware distribution sites. The following chart shows the number of active malware distribution sites and the number of unique abuse reports sent per day.

The following table shows the top 15 hosting providers with the fastest abuse desks. To generated these statistics, URLhaus measures the time between when URLhaus sent the abuse complaint to the hosting provider and when the reported content goes offline. Please consider that the accuracy is +/- 1 hour.

RankASN GoodCountryOnlineOfflineAverage Reaction Time
1AS13022 - AT015 minutes
2AS22438 CLEAR-RATE-COMMUNICATIONS - Clear Rate Communications, Inc.- US017 minutes
3AS34243 WEBAGE- GB019 minutes
4AS8267 CYFRONET-AS Metropolitan Area Network Autonomous System- PL0111 minutes
5AS16912 4-LESS-NETWORK - 4 Less Communications, Inc.- US0111 minutes
6AS197595 OBE- SE0112 minutes
7AS51790 SIEL- SI0112 minutes
8AS206566 SAVANA- CZ0112 minutes
9AS34240 MANITU- DE0115 minutes
10AS43758 H88-PL-AS- PL1117 minutes
11AS29953 MORNCOMM - Cygnet Internet Services Inc- CA0118 minutes
12AS29083 DE-WORLDBONE-AS- DE0118 minutes
13AS20926 PULSATION-AS- FR0119 minutes
15AS12296 ADANET-- TR0120 minutes

The following table shows the top 15 hosting providers with the slowest abuse desks. To generated these statistics, URLhaus measures the time between when URLhaus sent the abuse complaint to the hosting provider and when the reported content goes offline. Please consider that the accuracy is +/- 1 hour.

RankASN PoorCountryOnlineOfflineAverage Reaction Time
1AS58779 I4HKLIMITED-AS i4HK Limited- HK0210 months, 7 days, 10 hours, 12 minutes
2AS41297 ABAKS-AS- PL019 months, 19 days, 16 hours, 24 minutes
3AS19863 Guyana Telephone & Telegraph Co.- GY019 months, 6 days, 6 hours, 8 minutes
4AS42841 ANTIK- SK219 months, 5 days, 13 hours, 28 minutes
5AS61165 UMOS-AS- RU019 months, 4 days, 12 hours, 23 minutes
6AS10226 ETL-IX-AS-AP Enterprise of Telecommunications Lao- LA029 months, 3 days, 6 hours, 26 minutes
7AS24323 AAMRA-NETWORKS-AS-AP aamra networks limited- BD0148 months, 17 days, 18 hours, 3 minutes
8AS58852 GZGD Guizhou provincial radio and television information Network Inc- CN018 months, 14 days, 15 hours, 50 minutes
9AS48278 UKRDATACOM-NET-AS- UA018 months, 13 days, 10 hours, 18 minutes
10AS57814 WEBCOM- GE058 months, 3 days, 8 hours, 16 minutes
11AS9764 DAUM-NET Kakao Corp- KR11107 months, 23 days, 0 hours, 3 minutes
12AS17638 CHINATELECOM-TJ-AS-AP ASN for TIANJIN Provincial Net of CT- CN037 months, 15 days, 8 hours, 27 minutes
13AS56047 CMNET-HUNAN-AP China Mobile communications corporation- CN017 months, 7 days, 21 hours, 46 minutes
14AS9443 INTERNETPRIMUS-AS-AP Primus Telecommunications- AU017 months, 6 days, 8 hours, 9 minutes
15AS27775 Telecommunicationcompany Suriname - TeleSur- SR217 months, 2 days, 12 hours, 40 minutes

The full list of average reaction time over all hosting providers (ASNs) can be found here:

If you are a hosting provider, network owner or national CERT, you can subscribe to the URLhaus feed for your ASN or country here: