StopBadware.org is a leading independent authority on trends in badware and its distribution. It is a focal point for the development of collaborative, community-minded approaches to stopping badware.
Website owners can use its resources to learn how to remove badware from compromised websites and secure websites against future attacks. Internet users can learn more about badware and how it is distributed. The site also provides badware alerts & reports about applications that violate StopBadware’s software guidelines.
The organization is a partnership among academic institutions, technology industry leaders and volunteers, all of whom are committed to protecting Internet and computer users from the threats to privacy and security that are caused by bad software.