Netflix Launches Public Bug Bounty Program

By Eduard Kovacs

Netflix announced on Wednesday the launch of a public bug bounty program with rewards of up to $15,000, and Dropbox has made some changes to its vulnerability disclosure policy, promising not to sue researchers.

Netflix has had a vulnerability disclosure policy for the past 5 years and a private bug bounty program since September 2016. The company has now decided to make its bug bounty initiative public through the Bugcrowd platform.

Its vulnerability disclosure policy and private bug bounty have helped Netflix patch 190 vulnerabilities. The private program started with 100 of Bugcrowd’s top researchers, but …read more

Via:: Security Week