• 11 Jun 2023
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Shadowserver gathers and analyzes data on malicious internet activity including malware, botnets, DDoS, fraud, and more.

Types of Assets Fetched

This adapter fetches the following types of assets:

  • Devices


  1. Host Name or IP Address (required. default: - The hostname or IP address of the Shadowserver server.

  2. API Key (required) - An API Key associated with a user account that has permissions to fetch assets.

  3. Secret (optional) - The secret ID for the password. This secret ID represents a unique identified for the secret in Shadowserver.

  4. Verify SSL - Select whether to verify the SSL certificate of the server against the CA database inside of Axonius. For more details, see SSL Trust & CA Settings.

  5. HTTPS Proxy (optional) - Connect the adapter to a proxy instead of directly connecting it to the domain.

  6. HTTPS Proxy User Name (optional) - The user name to use when connecting to the value supplied in Host Name or IP Address via the value supplied in HTTPS Proxy.

  7. HTTPS Proxy Password (optional) - The password to use when connecting to the server using the HTTPS Proxy.

  8. To learn more about common adapter connection parameters and buttons, see Adding a New Adapter Connection.


Advanced Settings


Advanced settings can either apply for all connections for this adapter, or you can set different advanced settings and/or different scheduling for a specific connection, refer to ​Advanced Configuration for Adapters.

  1. Enabled reports types (required, default: Device, Device IPV6, Scan SSL) - Select one or more report types to enable.
  2. Reports fetch type (default Fetch 7 days back) - Use the drop-down to select whether to fetch All reports, or to fetch reports from a date range. To choose a date range select Fetch x days back, and enter the number of days ago from which to fetch reports.
  3. Fetch all report types - Select this option to fetch all of the report types that are available. When you choose this option, the the report types selected in 'Enabled reports types' are not relevant.


To learn more about Adapter Configuration tab advanced settings, see Adapter Advanced Settings.


Axonius uses the Shadowserver Reports Query API.
For more information, see Shadowserver API documentation.

Supported From Version

Supported from Axonius version 4.6

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