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Heightened Platform Security and Usability

Posted by Kaushik Srinivas 2 years ago

Advancements have been made to Crowdcontrol to bolster the security of the platform as well as improve its usability. The updates now offer advancements that offer a workflow built to improve the efficiency of everyday users.

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Crowdcontrol Increases Visibility

Posted by Kaushik Srinivas 2 years ago

This update introduces a new feature, Known Issue Sharing, enabling organizations to provide added visibility into a program (read Bugcrowd’s blog to learn more). Bugcrowd now makes it easy to view changes and updates made Crowdcontrol by visiting bugcrowd.com/changelog.

New Crowdcontrol Enhancements Add Improved Platform Efficiencies

Posted by Kaushik Srinivas 2 years ago

Significant improvements have been made to Crowdcontrol to build upon its current intuitive experience and offer enhancements that will help improve the efficiency of everyday users. Each enhancement augments the use of existing features such as the Submission Search Bar, JIRA integration, Insights Dashboard, and Notifications.

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Improved Program Performance Tracking and Platform Efficiency

Posted by Kaushik Srinivas 2 years ago

Introducing a new program performance metric on the Program Page, highlighting the time it takes organizations to validate incoming submissions. Crowdcontrol's submission search bar continues to improve the efficiency of finding submissions by adding the ability to search by VRT categories. Customers can track credential allocation if their program is using credentials.

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Enhanced Security & Improved Functionality Offer Seamless Usability

Posted by Kaushik Srinivas 2 years ago

This update includes a security enhancement as we've implemented CSP protections to better protect from possible vulnerabilities. In addition, we released the ability to seamlessly sort the order of the targets on your program brief with a simple drag and drop feature. The submission search bar has been updated to include additional filtering for both our customers and researchers.

New Submission Search Bar and Filtering

Posted by Barnett Klane 2 years ago

This update introduces comprehensive submission filtering capabilities, with a new intuitive search bar providing unique filter sets built to optimize the amount of time spent finding submissions.

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Introducing VRT 1.3

Posted by Barnett Klane 2 years ago

VRT 1.3 includes changes to improve the alignment of the VRT to the newest release of OWASP's Top 10 2017 and mapped the VRT to CVSS.

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Improved Notifications

Posted by Barnett Klane 2 years ago

Crowdcontrol's notification feature is now smarter than ever as it will automatically mark all unread notifications as read once you've viewed the submission.

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VRT Goes Open Source

Posted by Barnett Klane 2 years ago

The Bugcrowd Vulnerability Rating Taxonomy is now open sourced on GitHub and offers streamlined integration with VRT gem.

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Improved Clarity and Workflow

Posted by Barnett Klane 2 years ago

This update delivers helpful tools to help improve the platform experience for both researcher and customers.