Tags bug bounty

Tesla offers 'goodwill' to security researchers hacking its cars

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 2 months ago

"Tesla values the work done by security researchers in improving the security of our products and service offerings," the company's vulnerability disclosure page reads.

DOD unveils 'Hack the Marine Corps' bounty program

by Mark Satter • 2 months ago

A new bug bounty program intended to find vulnerabilities in the Marine Corps’ public-facing websites will be the DOD's sixth such program.

Open source project looks to give legal safe harbor for ethical hackers

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 3 months ago

The purpose of Disclose.io is to avoid the legal messes that can arise when the terms of a bug bounty or vulnerability disclosure program are not clear.

Synack offers free penetration testing for election systems ahead of 2018 midterms

by Chris Bing • 5 months ago

Another private company is offering free services to campaigns and election officials ahead of the 2018 midterm elections.

Pentagon's latest bug bounty program pays out $80,000

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 5 months ago

The highest bounty was $5,000 paid out eight times.

House panel advances State Department bug bounty bill

by Sean Lyngaas • 6 months ago

The House Foreign Affairs Committee advanced a bill in the latest effort to encourage agencies to use ethical hackers to secure their networks.

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