Fanduel’s Liam Somerville: Hackers Are an Extension of the Security Team

Founded in 2009, FanDuel makes sports more exciting for their 8 million members across the globe. FanDuel offers a multitude of one-day, weekly and season-long fantasy sports options for NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL, Golf, WNBA, and the EPL.

In this customer story, Security Specialist Liam Somerville tells HackerOne why their 7-person strong security team relies on hackers to be a key force multiplier.

Read on to learn:

  • Why FanDuel sometimes breaks their own rules and rewards a bug that is technical out of scope; “evil hackers simply don’t care about our scope or our risk appetite”
  • Some of FanDuel’s most memorable bug reports, including a “We’ve done what?”
  • Why it’s important to form relationships with the hackers on your program

Give this 4-minute customer story a read Today.