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Automotive companies are warming up to vulnerability disclosure programs

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 months ago

The automotive industry is looking to step up its collaboration with cybersecurity researchers to identify software and hardware bugs after a watershed 2015 hacking demo.

After security testing, CFPB to resume collecting consumer data

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 months ago

Acting agency director Mick Mulvaney said the bureau is safe to resume collection after an "exhaustive" security review.

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.

Three's a crowd: Popular bug bounty companies are growing at an insane rate

by Chris Bing • 1 year ago

Although Bugcrowd, HackerOne and Synack each follow a slightly different model, they each show what's working for bug bounty companies.

U.S. Copyright Office seeks changes to anti-piracy law derided by white-hat hackers

by Shaun Waterman • 1 year ago

The U.S. Copyright Office is calling for wide-ranging reforms of an anti-piracy law that critics say restricts the "right to tinker" and puts white-hat cybersecurity researchers in legal jeopardy.

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