Vecteezy (vecteezy.com) is a site for downloading vector art and stock photos. Often you may use Vecteezy art and photos for commercial use.

As of February 2023, the site vecteezy.com has 14.9 million monthly views, acccording to Similar Web. The Wayback Machine estimates that vecteezy.com was founded on May 20, 2007. The site vecteezy.com has been crawled consistently since 2010, suggesting its traffic has been relatively steady since then.

Is vecteezy.com Safe?

I analyzed vecteezy.com for malware and malicious content to check if it was legit or a scam. Here are the results:

I checked vecteezy.com on Sucuri, and it returned with no issues. Results: Sucuri scan for the site vecteezy.com.

Vecteezy.com Sucuri results

Security hardening flaws:

  • Missing security header to prevent Content Type sniffing. Affected pages:
    https://www.vecteezy.com/ for Google’s UA
    https://www.vecteezy.com/free-photos

I then ran a parasite scan with Unmask Parasites on vecteezy.com and it is suspicious. Results: Unmask Parasites scan for the site vecteezy.com.

Unmask Parasites says it found 1 suspicious inline script and 1 hidden external link:

(function(){var js = "window['__CF$cv$params']={r:'7a5a2a431a962270',m:'zl5Ugp4ZAMSCl9kWnZyZC56KWWQBdfyZ.oh7HoBJziM-16784...

Hidden link – https://g.vecteezy.com/ns.html?id=GTM-

I also checked vecteezy.com on VirusTotal, and it is clean. Results: VirusTotal scan for the site vecteezy.com.

Vecteezy.com VirusTotal results

In conclusion, Sucuri didn’t find any malware on the site vecteezy.com and it isn’t blacklisted by any security vendors. Unmask Parasites did find 1 hidden external link and 1 suspicious inline script. No security vendors on VirusTotal have flagged the site vecteezy.com as malicious. OVERALL GRADE: Relatively Safe.

Links and Profiles

Website: vecteezy.com

References

1. SimilarWeb – vecteezy.com

2. Wayback Machine – vecteezy.com