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The World's Worst Botnet Countries

Countries in this chart have the highest number of detected spam-bots as listed in the Spamhaus XBL zone. Most bots can be used for spam, phishing, click-fraud, DDoS and other malicious activities.

Many issues may relate to a country's bot density including technical, policy and socioeconomic factors.


Source: Spamhaus (XBL) database. Data is compiled automatically every 24 hours from the XBL database using the number of currently listed bots for each network (ISP/NSP).
The 10 Worst Botnet Countries
As of 26 January 2023 the world's worst botnet infected countries are:
1
India Number of Bots: 799984

2
United States of America Number of Bots: 422756

3
China Number of Bots: 342355

4
Indonesia Number of Bots: 170015

5
Thailand Number of Bots: 156117

6
Algeria Number of Bots: 150036

7
Brazil Number of Bots: 147604

8
Iran (Islamic Republic of) Number of Bots: 82721

9
Pakistan Number of Bots: 78568

10
Viet Nam Number of Bots: 76938

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