PayPal Anniversary Blog

In September 2018, PayPal joined forces with HackerOne to launch a public bug bounty program. In just six months, they’d received contributions from nearly 900 researchers across 56 countries -- more than double the amount of the prior six months of PayPal’s self-run program.

In the first year, PayPal has rewarded hackers with over $1.5 million in bounties and resolved more than 300 vulnerabilities.

In this piece, PayPal’s Ray Duran shares the company’s incredible journey and explains why they’re so eager to champion bug bounty programs.

Read on to learn: 

  • How PayPal launched a successful public bug bounty program
  • Why PayPal’s Ray Duran believes bug bounty programs are improving security culture
  • What’s next for PayPal’s bug bounty program

Check out this 2-minute read today!