Tags white-hat hackers

CISA orders agencies to set up vulnerability disclosure programs

by Sean Lyngaas

It’s the latest sign that federal officials are warming to white-hat hackers from various walks of life.

How to demonstrate trust in cybersecurity practices with organization leaders

by CyberScoop Staff

A new report advises CISOs to measure their security investments and identify critical weaknesses by conducting continuous penetration testing.

Automotive companies are warming up to vulnerability disclosure programs

by Sean Lyngaas

The automotive industry is looking to step up its collaboration with cybersecurity researchers to identify software and hardware bugs after a watershed 2015 hacking demo.

After security testing, CFPB to resume collecting consumer data

by Sean Lyngaas

Acting agency director Mick Mulvaney said the bureau is safe to resume collection after an "exhaustive" security review.

House panel advances State Department bug bounty bill

by Sean Lyngaas

The House Foreign Affairs Committee advanced a bill in the latest effort to encourage agencies to use ethical hackers to secure their networks.

Three's a crowd: Popular bug bounty companies are growing at an insane rate

by Chris Bing

Although Bugcrowd, HackerOne and Synack each follow a slightly different model, they each show what's working for bug bounty companies.