11 Best IP Geolocation APIs for Cybersecurity Professionals

Jonathan Zhang
Apr 11, 2019 · 20 min read
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The Relevance of IP Geolocation for Cybersecurity

Criteria for Choosing an IP Geolocation API

Understanding the Product Landscape

Provider 1: ip-geolocation.whoisxmlapi.com

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Provider 2: geo.ipify.org

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Provider 3: IPInfo.io

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Provider 4: DB-IP.com

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Provider 5: IP2Location.com

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Provider 6: IPData.co

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Provider 7: IPGeolocation.io

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Provider 8: Ipapi.com

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Provider 9: IPStack.com

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Provider 10: ClearIP.io

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Provider 11: IPWhois.io

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Concluding Thoughts

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Jonathan is the CEO of www.threatintelligenceplatform.com and www.whoisxmlapi.com, and enjoys giving practical tips for better threat detection and prevention.

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Written by

Jonathan is the CEO of www.threatintelligenceplatform.com and www.whoisxmlapi.com, and enjoys giving practical tips for better threat detection and prevention.

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Elijah McClain, George Floyd, Eric Garner, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, Michael Brown, Oscar Grant, Atatiana Jefferson, Tamir Rice, Bettie Jones, Botham Jean

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