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Malicious pages-donors (getThreatsLinks)

The getThreatsLinks method returns a list of links from malicious sites referring to the analyzed domain. The data set is similar to the Malicious sites report.

General request parameters and instructions for using Serpstat API

Request parameters
Parameter Description Default
id required A request id: the response contains the same id. Enter any number (number) or text (string) value
method required API method name: SerpstatBacklinksProcedure.getThreatsLinks
params required The object with parameters {...}, it lists all the following parameters and arrays [...]
query required A domain of the analyzed site. Specify the domain without http / https и "/".
searchType required Search type:
* domain - only domain (site.com)
* domain_with_subdomains - domain with subdomains (subdomain.site.com)
page optional A page number (number value) 1
size optional A number of results (number value) 100
sort optional Sort:
* lasingtupdate - date of the first detection
* url_from - the URL of the malicious domain
* url_to - target URL
* platform_type - the platform for which the site is a threat:
1 - windows
2 - linux
3 - android
4 - OS X
5 - IOS
6 - any OS
7 - all OS
8 - chrome OS

* threat_type - a type of vulnerability:
1 - malware
2 - social engineering
3 - unwanted software
4 - potentially harmful application

* lastupdate - link detection date. Value format: DD.MM.YYYY (01.01.2001)
order optional Order:
asc - in the ascending order
desc - in the descending order
desc
linkPerDomain optional Data acquisition mode:
* 0 - one link from the page
* 1 - one link from the domain
complexFilter optional

Data filtering, entered as arrays. Available columns:
* lastupdate - date of the first detection
* url_from - the URL of the malicious domain
* url_to - target URL
* platform_type - the platform for which the site is a threat:
1 - windows
2 - linux
3 - android
4 - OS X
5 - IOS
6 - any OS
7 - all OS
8 - chrome OS

* threat_type - a type of vulnerability:
1 - malware
2 - social engineering
3 - unwanted software
4 - potentially harmful application

* lastupdate - link detection date. Value format: DD.MM.YYYY (01.01.2001)

* compareType - filter parameter:
* gt - greater than (number value)
* lt - less than (number value)
* gte - greater than or equal (number value)
* lte - less than or equal (number value)
* eq - exact match (number or text value)
* neq - does not meet the requirement (number or text value)
* between - between (number value)
* contains - contains (text value)
* notContains - does not contain (text value)
* startsWith - starts with (text value)
* endsWith - ends with (text value)

* value - filter value

The first square brackets list the "OR" conditions. The second within the first are the "AND" conditions.

Response parameters
Parameter Description
id Response id corresponds the request id
result Contains the answer
data Array with data
domain Malicious domain
link_from Linking page
link_to Target page
platform_type

Platform:

  • windows;
  • Linux;
  • android;
  • OS X;
  • IOS;
  • any OS;
  • all OS;
  • chrome OS.
threat_type

Threat type:

  • malware;
  • social engineering;
  • unwanted software;
  • potentially harmful application.
last_update Date of the last update
summary_info Object with data
page Page number
total Number of results for request
count Number of results in this answer
left_lines Left credits of lines for your pricing plan
sort What data are sorted by
order Data sorted:
* asc - in the ascending order
* desc - in the descending order

API credits are spent at 1 credit for each domain. If data are absent, the credits are not charged. Part of the API response for which you spend 1 credit:

{
     "domain": "thevampireclubrus.blogspot.com",
     "link_from": "http://thevampireclubrus.blogspot.com/2011/01/blog-post_09.html",
     "link_to": "http://www.kinopoisk.ru/level/1/film/527662/",
     "platform_type": [
         "all_platforms"
     ],
     "threat_type": [
         "malware"
     ],
     "lastupdate": "2020-12-02 08:48:52"
}

Example
Request data:
{
 "id": 1,
 "method": "SerpstatBacklinksProcedure.getThreatsLinks",
 "params": {
     "query": "kinopoisk.ru",
     "searchType": "domain",
     "sort": "lastupdate",
     "order": "desc",
     "page": 1,
     "size": 2,
     "linkPerDomain": 1,
     "complexFilter": [
            [
                {
                    "field": "lastupdate",
                    "compareType": "gt",
                    "value": [
                        "25.09.2020"
                    ]
                },
                {
                    "field": "url_from",
                    "compareType": "contains",
                    "value": [
                        ".com"
                    ]
                },
                {
                    "field": "platform_type",
                    "compareType": "contains",
                    "value": [
                        "1"
                    ]
                },
                {
                    "field": "threat_type",
                    "compareType": "contains",
                    "value": [
                        "1"
                    ]
                },
                {
                    "field": "domain_from",
                    "compareType": "contains",
                    "value": [
                        "."
                 ]
                },
                {
                    "field": "url_to",
                    "compareType": "contains",
                    "value": [
                        "."
                 ]
                } 
            ]
        ]
  }
}
Response data:
{
    "id": "1",
    "result": {
        "data": [
            {
                "domain": "thevampireclubrus.blogspot.com",
                "link_from": "http://thevampireclubrus.blogspot.com/2011/01/blog-post_09.html",
                "link_to": "http://www.kinopoisk.ru/level/1/film/527662/",
                "platform_type": [
                    "all_platforms"
                ],
                "threat_type": [
                    "malware"
                ],
                "lastupdate": "2020-12-02 08:48:52"
            },
            {
                "domain": "thevampireclubrus.blogspot.com",
                "link_from": "http://thevampireclubrus.blogspot.com/2011/01/blog-post_09.html",
                "link_to": "http://www.kinopoisk.ru/level/2/news/1446161/",
                "platform_type": [
                    "all_platforms"
                ],
                "threat_type": [
                    "malware"
                ],
                "lastupdate": "2020-12-02 08:48:52"
            }
        ],
        "summary_info": {
            "left_lines": 999826,
            "page": 1,
            "count": 2,
            "total": 22,
            "sort": "lastupdate",
            "order": "DESC"
        }
    }
}