It is the mission of the Shadowserver Foundation to improve the security of the Internet by raising awareness of the presence of compromised servers, malicious attackers, and the spread of malware.
They achieve their goals via the following process:
The primary responsibilities of The Shadowserver Foundation include:
The Shadowserver Foundation works alongside other security organizations and agencies to develop strategies against the threats and to form action plans to help mitigate the threats as they develop.
The Shadowserver Foundation is not:
Remote control wars: botnets have infected millions of computers, but steps are being taken to combat this growing cybercrime problem, reports Deb Radcliff.(Network security)
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