Facebook’s Bug Bounty Program Nears Its 10th Birthday

Over 130,000 reports have been submitted to date, including roughly 17,000 in 2020

For the third year in a row, the company awarded its highest bug bounty payout to date kbeis/iStock

Facebook’s bug bounty program is approaching its 10th birthday, and the social network said over 50,000 researchers have joined the program to date since its debut in July 2011, with roughly 1,500 of them, from 107 countries, being awarded bounties.

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