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Hacking the Singapore Government: A Q&A With A Top Hacker & MINDEF 2.0 Results

On Friday, HackerOne announced the results of the second bug bounty challenge with the Ministry of Defence, Singapore (MINDEF). The three-week challenge ran from September 30, 2019 to October 21, 2019, and saw participation from over 300 trusted hackers from around the world — 134 local Singaporean-hackers and 171 international ethical hackers. HackerOne sat down with @SpaceRacoon to chat MINDEF Singapore’s bug bounty challenge, what it takes to be a top hacker, the future of bug bounty, and more. Read on to hear more!

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Webinar: Learn How Hacker-Powered Pentests Give You More For Less

Join us on July 17 to learn how hacker-powered pen tests give you more. More bugs, faster, and cheaper.

Luke Tucker
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Hacker-Powered pen tests at the U.S. Federal Government

When looking for a model to inform your own security posture, the Department of Defense would be a good place to look. Not only were they the first branch of the U.S. Federal Government to use white-hat hackers back in 2016, they’ve been using hacker-powered security in new and interesting ways ever since. They’ve also blazed a trail for other public organizations.

Luke Tucker
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Sikur’s COO: Hacker Diversity Essential in Securing SIKURPhone

Sikur ran a HackerOne challenge with highly skilled hackers focused on everything from hardware, to software to physical phone theft. We chatted with Sikur COO Alexandre Vasconcelos, who was in charge of the program, to learn more about how hackers serves as an essential component of Sikur’s overall security strategy.

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Hack The Pentagon Turns One on HackerOne

Great news for U.S. citizens! Over 3,000 valid security vulnerabilities have been resolved with the U.S. Department of Defense’s “Hack the Pentagon” hacker-powered security program.

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Hacker-Powered Pen Tests and The Power of More

Traditional pen tests can be expensive, especially those that produce low-hanging fruit results. And even more painful when you pay the same price tag for the low-value pen test report as the report revealing multiple critical vulnerabilities. With hacker-powered penetration testing, on the other hand you tap into more of the best talent, without a huge initial price tag.

Luke Tucker
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Aim High...Find, Fix, Win!

It took just under a minute for hackers to report the first security vulnerability to the U.S. Air Force. Twenty-five days later when the Hack the Air Force bug bounty challenge concluded, 207 valid vulnerabilities had been discovered. Hackers will be awarded more than $130,000 for making the Air Force more secure.

HackerOne
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Put Your Security to the Test: Introducing HackerOne Challenge

Today we launch a new product, designed for every security team that runs periodic testing of web applications.

Soufiane Houri
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Announcing the Largest DoD Bug Bounty Challenge Ever: Hack the Air Force

The Air Force is asking hackers to take their best shot following the success of Hack the Pentagon and Hack the Army bug bounty challenges.

Luke Tucker
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Hack the Pentagon Bug Bounty Program Launches on HackerOne

On Thursday, March 31, 2016, the Department of Defense, arguably the world's most powerful organization, announced it will partner with HackerOne for the "Hack the Pentagon" pilot program.

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