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Payments Update

Posted by Barnett Klane 11 months ago

Researchers’ Payment settings have been moved from Account settings tab into a Payment Methods tab. As well as, updated the payment csv export by date order. Allowing researchers a more simplified vi...

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File Support Update

Posted by Barnett Klane 11 months ago

No longer need to upload large files to external sources, platform now supports 100MB for all file uploads. Allowing customers and researchers to upload larger files than ever before. Changelog -...

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Application Security Engineer Listed

Posted by Barnett Klane 11 months ago

With Bugcrowd triage, easily identify who your current primary Application Security Engineer (ASE) is right from your program summary page.

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Updating to VRT 1.6

Posted by Barnett Klane about a year ago

Updated VRT 1.6 includes two major changes: revision to internal SSRF, and how we rate email spoofing, more specifically the baselines around SPF and DMARC. Changelog - improved: VRT 1.6...

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Point Reward System Better Aligns Expectations and Acknowledges Researchers for Their Hard Work

Posted by Barnett Klane about a year ago

Improvements to the point reward system have been made to better align expectations between customers and researchers. Qualifying“Won’t Fix” submissions will be rewarded points to recognize the resear...

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Updating to VRT 1.5

Posted by Barnett Klane about a year ago

The latest VRT release (version 1.5) includes the following updates: -Improving transparency by adding multiple entries for commonly reported issues -Aligning the baseline severity rating to best refl...

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Crowdcontrol Improves Adjusted Payment Workflow

Posted by Barnett Klane about a year ago

Although rare, customers have made a mistake when rewarding for vulnerabilities and, therefore, adjustments may be needed. Upon the cancelation of a reward, researchers will be notified and informed o...

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Added Platform Usability and Preference Control

Posted by Barnett Klane about a year ago

Recent updates include added usability and control for users. Researchers can now easily filter by and view “Pending Invitations” to programs that have yet to start. Additionally, researchers can also...

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Improvements Made to Boost Submission Workflow Efficiency

Posted by Barnett Klane about a year ago

Significant improvements have been made to increase the speed and efficiency of the submission workflow within Crowdcontrol. Submission blockers have been added to inform users (customers and research...

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Crowdcontrol Usability More Intuitive

Posted by Kaushik Srinivas about a year ago

Improvements were made to increase the platform’s ease-of-use. Updating submissions are now easier than ever, and identifying Bugcrowd within the activity feed is now simple. Changelog - added: I...