Program Insights from the PayPal Security Team

PayPal’s reach is vast: 267 million active account holders in more than 200 countries, who can receive money in more than 100 currencies, withdraw funds in 56 currencies and hold PayPal balances in 25 currencies.

In this customer Q&A, HackerOne spoke with several members of PayPal’s security team tasked with protecting the financial information for merchants and consumers every day.

The discussion covers:

  • How PayPal works with the hacker community
  • The journey of a reported bug, from triage by the HackerOne team through replication by PayPal, bounty payout, to fix and verification
  • The vulnerability findings that are most impactful, and why (hint: starts with “R” and ends with “E”)

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