HackerOne, the world’s leading bug bounty platform, has announced that it has paid out over $300 million in bug bounties to ethical hackers since its inception in 2012.

This milestone is a testament to the power of bug bounty programs to help organizations improve their security posture by incentivizing ethical hackers to find and report vulnerabilities.

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HackerOne’s bug bounty programs connect organizations with a community of over 1.5 million ethical hackers who are constantly scanning their systems for vulnerabilities. When an ethical hacker finds a vulnerability, they report it to HackerOne, who then works with the organization to verify and fix the vulnerability.

The ethical hacker is then rewarded with a bounty, which can range from a few dollars to hundreds of thousands of dollars, depending on the severity of the vulnerability.

The $300 million in bug bounties that HackerOne has paid out has helped organizations fix millions of vulnerabilities. This has made the internet a safer place for everyone.

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