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Application Security Engineer Listed

Posted by Barnett Klane 9 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 10 months 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 10 months 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 10 months 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 12 months 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...

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Hacker Education with Bugcrowd University

Posted by Kaushik Srinivas about a year ago

Bugcrowd is excited to announce Bugcrowd University to help educate and empower the Crowd with the latest skills and methodologies. Changelog - added: Bugcrowd University...

Improved Platform Usability

Posted by Kaushik Srinivas about a year ago

Advancements have been made to Crowdcontrol to improve its usability. These updates deliver increased functionality built to improve the efficiency of everyday users. For example, tokenized search cap...