We have just removed the X-Score from the user interface. It was not properly explained and does not bring enough value to merit keeping it.
X-Score is an internal algorithm which ranks results when you select the “Most Relevant” sort order (which is the default). The X-Score number represents how important each individual result might be, and moves it up or down in the result list.
In the old version it showed the X-Score on the right side, next to the date:
The current version does not show the X-Score anymore.
If you want to know how our search interface looked like last year, check out this blog post.
May 2020: New dorks website, Tor, DDoS test and a Europol takedown Our dataset continues to grow significantly: 17,660,962,195 selectors In the past few months, we have invested in 200+ TB of enterprise storage which allows us to scale up data collection even more. As for the public web, we are currently crawling these TLDs:
On Sunday, May 10, 2020, we will DDoS our own website, intelx.io. We will live tweet and update this blog post with any developments and the outcome. The attack will be executed in the same fashion as an actual attack: we’ll do some research, then pay a shady DDoS provider in Bitcoin (and hope they
Tor .onion domains are the hashes of public keys. Generally, they look random, but it is possible for am Tor hidden service operator to generate onion domains that start with a human readable part such as “silkroad7rn2puhj.onion”. Those are called “vanity onion addresses” and there are tools like Shallot and Eschalot that will create the