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Saxo Bank Celebrates One Year of Bug Bounties: Q&A with CISO Mads Syska Hasling

One year after launching their private bug bounty program on HackerOne, we sat down with financial services provider Saxo Bank’s CISO, Mads Syska Hasling, to get his insights and learnings from 12 months with a bug bounty program. Read on to see how Saxo Bank thinks about digital security as a non-negotiable for their customers and partners, how bug bounty fits into the broader security program, and advice to other CISOs and stakeholders on leveraging hacker-powered security.

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A Security Engineer and Hacker Share Their Experiences with Security Assessments

A few weeks ago, HackerOne and PortSwigger teamed up to shine a light on the innovative ways that customers and security analysts are scaling risk assessments. Read on for key learnings.

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Q&A with HackerOne’s VP of Customer Success Jeff McBride

We sat down with HackerOne’s VP of Customer Success, Jeff McBride, to get more acquainted with his style of leadership, what customer success means to him, and his view of hacker-powered program management. Take a look at our conversation.

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Financial Services: Tips for Bug Bounty Success

Jason Pubal is an appsec director at a large financial services firm. Over the past 2 years, he’s prepared for and rolled out a successful bug bounty program with HackerOne. Here’s what he’s learned in the process and how you can prepare to launch your own bug bounty program.

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Morrison & Foerster’s David Newman: How Corporate Counsel Should Approach Hacker-Powered Security

Interview with MoFo’s David Newman, of counsel in the National Security and Global Risk & Crisis Management practices. We asked David a few questions related to his work for clients on hacker-powered security, as well as what he’s seeing in the field as more and more organizations launch both vulnerability disclosure policies (VDP) and bug bounty programs.

Luke Tucker
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Hacker Q&A with Rachel Tobac: Hacking Companies Through Their People

CEO and Co-founder of SocialProof Security, Rachel Tobac hacks people. Using a phone, email, and an approachable persona, Rachel discovers vital information that can be used to craft successful exploits.

Tiffany Long
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Hursti hacks, DEF CON villages, and the Dubious state of electronic voting

Harri Hursti is one of the world’s leading authorities on election voting security. His work has exposed gaping security flaws in electronic voting machines and the electronic voting industry as a whole. He answered some of our questions on his hacking roots and why electronic voting is so easily hacked.

Luke Tucker
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Q&A with HackerOne’s New Board Member: Kathryn Haun

We are thrilled to introduce HackerOne's new board member Kathryn Haun. Katie is a former U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) federal prosecutor, Stanford Business School Lecturer and serves on the board of Coinbase. With cybersecurity affecting every industry, every entity, and every person who is digitally connected, Katie thinks one of the best ways to protect against nefarious actors is to provide a safe environment for ethical hackers to beat them to the punch.

Lauren Koszarek
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The CISO’s Guide to GDPR: Q&A with Thomas Fischer

We recently caught up with GDPR expert Thomas Fischer for his help in answering some questions for us on the hot topic of GDPR.

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Calling All “Bureaucracy Hackers”

Lisa Wiswell, a HackerOne advisor and a principal at GRIMM cybersecurity firm, thinks the government needs more help from hackers. Not just with hacking or security, but with simply understanding the basics of technology and the internet.

Luke Tucker
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