Python Malware

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Top 20 Python Malware Projects

  • GitHub repo hosts

    🔒 Consolidating and extending hosts files from several well-curated sources. Optionally pick extensions for porn, social media, and other categories.

    Project mention: Study reveals Android phones constantly snoop on their users (CalyxOS not mentioned) | | 2021-10-13

    A popular app for VPN-based blocking is AdAway (F-Droid). Additional lists can be found on A good one is StevenBlack's hostlist. Be mindful about overblocking, as too many lists can hinder your system from working correctly.

  • GitHub repo wifiphisher

    The Rogue Access Point Framework

    Project mention: Create a Wi-Fi hotspot for data interception | | 2021-02-10

    You could do almost the same thing with this, it's a great tool to clone a wifi asking you the password while disauth the original hostpot.


    Optimize your datasets for ML. Goodbye, boilerplate code - the fastest dataset optimization and management tool for computer vision.

  • GitHub repo theZoo

    A repository of LIVE malwares for your own joy and pleasure. theZoo is a project created to make the possibility of malware analysis open and available to the public.

    Project mention: Virus help | | 2021-10-02
  • GitHub repo volatility

    An advanced memory forensics framework

    Project mention: Memory Samples | | 2021-07-21
  • GitHub repo pyWhat

    🐸 Identify anything. pyWhat easily lets you identify emails, IP addresses, and more. Feed it a .pcap file or some text and it'll tell you what it is! 🧙‍♀️

    Project mention: Is there an application or way to find hashes? | | 2021-06-24

    Do you mean something like this:

  • GitHub repo maltrail

    Malicious traffic detection system

    Project mention: How do you run self-hosted software? | | 2021-02-15

    last docker discovery : maltrail ( , about to be moved from VM to docker)

  • GitHub repo pwndbg

    Exploit Development and Reverse Engineering with GDB Made Easy

    Project mention: Trouble downloading pwndbg | | 2021-05-05
  • Scout APM

    Scout APM: A developer's best friend. Try free for 14-days. Scout APM uses tracing logic that ties bottlenecks to source code so you know the exact line of code causing performance issues and can get back to building a great product faster.

  • GitHub repo qiling

    Qiling Advanced Binary Emulation Framework

    Project mention: QilingLab: a series of challenges by Th3Zer0 to train your Qiling skills 💪🏾 -- solve 'em all and share your writeup! | | 2021-07-23

    It is s binary emulation framework, which you can use to emulate different binaries for different architectures. On top of that you can use Qiling APIs to debug the emulation process, hook syscalls, etc. It's like Unicorn + Qemu + Frida. More info here:

  • GitHub repo malwoverview

    Malwoverview is a first response tool used for threat hunting and offers intel information from Virus Total, Hybrid Analysis, URLHaus, Polyswarm, Malshare, Alien Vault, Malpedia, ThreatCrowd, Valhalla, Malware Bazaar, ThreatFox, Triage and it is able to scan Android devices against VT and HA.

    Project mention: Malwoverview 4.3: support for Malware Bazaar and ThreatFox has been included | | 2021-03-10
  • GitHub repo intelmq

    IntelMQ is a solution for IT security teams for collecting and processing security feeds using a message queuing protocol.

    Project mention: What are your favorite open-sources tools? | | 2021-10-15


  • GitHub repo drakvuf-sandbox

    DRAKVUF Sandbox - automated hypervisor-level malware analysis system

    Project mention: Want to setup a malware analysis Sandbox on Windows 10. Almost giving up... | | 2021-07-21

    Why not have a look at DRAKVUF? Supports W10 2004 guests:

  • GitHub repo Python-Rootkit

    Python Remote Administration Tool (RAT) to gain meterpreter session

    Project mention: What programming languages should I learn to become a successful pentester? | | 2021-08-12
  • GitHub repo MalConfScan

    Volatility plugin for extracts configuration data of known malware

    Project mention: JPCERTCC/MalConfScan - Volatility plugin for extracts configuration data of known malware | | 2021-04-27
  • GitHub repo teleRAT

    Telegram RAT written in Python

    Project mention: teleRAT: #Telegram #RAT escrito en #Python 🐱‍👤 | | 2021-03-21
  • GitHub repo aurora

    Malware similarity platform with modularity in mind. (by W3ndige)

    Project mention: Aurora: an open source Automated malware similarity platform with modularity in mind. | | 2021-06-06
  • GitHub repo impfuzzy

    Fuzzy Hash calculated from import API of PE files

    Project mention: Where do you get old versions of Visual C++? | | 2021-04-25

    I want to use this plugin so I try to install its required module, which fails (whether using 'pip' or '') for the same reason as distorm3. The installation of ssdeep as required by pyimpfuzzy also fails, but for a different reason that I haven't started looking into yet.

  • GitHub repo ThePhish

    ThePhish: an automated phishing email analysis tool

    Project mention: ThePhish: An automated phishing email analysis tool | | 2021-10-15
  • GitHub repo apooxml

    Generate YARA rules for OOXML documents.

    Project mention: Generate YARA rules for OOXML documents | | 2021-08-18
  • GitHub repo Backdoorcreator

    Exploit toolkit

    Project mention: Backdoorcreator: Esta herramienta creará una puerta trasera y escuchará las conexiones entrantes 🟣 | | 2021-08-08
  • GitHub repo centaur.04

    Malware analysis tool.

    Project mention: Malware analysis tool | | 2021-08-18

    Centaur.04 is a malware analysis tool written in python. It uses the virus Total API to scan for malware using over 50 antivirus databases. Centaur.04 source code

NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2021-10-15.


What are some of the best open-source Malware projects in Python? This list will help you:

Project Stars
1 hosts 18,893
2 wifiphisher 10,142
3 theZoo 7,635
4 volatility 4,896
5 pyWhat 4,598
6 maltrail 4,170
7 pwndbg 4,011
8 qiling 2,676
9 malwoverview 1,551
10 intelmq 677
11 drakvuf-sandbox 514
12 Python-Rootkit 379
13 MalConfScan 359
14 teleRAT 81
15 aurora 71
16 impfuzzy 63
17 ThePhish 42
18 apooxml 31
19 Backdoorcreator 23
20 centaur.04 2
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