Department of Defense
There are few, if any, organizations more risk-averse than the U.S. Department of Defense. But even this staid agency has realized the security benefits of working with hackers, such as saving U.S. taxpayers $64 million in just 3 years.
How the Risk-Averse DoD Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Hackers
There are few, if any, organizations more risk-averse than the U.S. Department of Defense. But even this staid agency has realized the security benefits of working with hackers, such as saving...
Security@ 2019: DoD's Lessons from 10,000 Bugs
U.S. Department of Defense VDP Wins Prestigious 2019 DoD Chief Information Officer Award
This guest blog post was contributed by the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) Cyber Crime Center (DC3) public affairs team. On Nov. 3, 2019 in the Pentagon Auditorium, the DoD Cyber Crime Center...
Security@ 2018: Oath, DoD Highlight Value in Bringing Bug Bounties to Life
Most hacker-powered security happens remotely, with digital messaging being the typical communication channel. There’s no brainstorming together with a whiteboard, no chats over coffee, no...
The Best is Yet To Come: DOD Awards New Hack the Pentagon Contract to HackerOne
Today we celebrate cyber defense. The U.S. Department of Defense’s Defense Digital Service (DDS) announced expansion of the Hack the Pentagon crowdsourced security program and partnership with...
Say Yes To Cyber Help
In 2016, the DoD said Yes to cyber help by launching the Hack the Pentagon program. It took 13 minutes for them to receive their first critical vulnerability report from a hacker. In the following...
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. Today, Air Force Chief Information Security Officer,...
Hackers Wanted: Hack the Army & Pentagon!
Hackers we have big news from our partners at the Pentagon! The DoD is announcing their Vulnerability Disclosure Policy and registration is open to sign up for the opportunity to hack the U.S....