Hack the Pentagon

Ongoing bug-bounty pilot pinpoints many vulnerabilities in DOD’s cyberspace

by • 1 month ago

Through Hack U.S., the Pentagon is offering cash rewards for exposures of digital weaknesses.

DOD expands vulnerability disclosure program to contracting base in pilot

by • 3 months ago

Forty-one defense contractors in the small-to-medium-size range participated in a vulnerability disclosure pilot that resulted in 1,015 reports, of which 401 were validated by system owners for remediation.

U.S. Army brings back bug bounty for round two

by • 3 years ago

It's the ninth bug bounty challenge held at the DOD overall.

Chris Lynch departing Defense Digital Service

by • 3 years ago

Lynch will be succeeded by Brett Goldstein, a Navy adviser whom acting Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan recruited to report directly to him.

Air Force opens itself up to hacking, again

by • 4 years ago

It's the "most inclusive" bug bounty program to date, meaning that foreign nationals — except those from China, Russia, Iran or North Korea — are welcome to participate.

DOD expands Hack the Pentagon program to cover hardware, systems

by • 4 years ago

DOD tapped cybersecurity firms Synack, HackerOne and Bugcrowd to provide vetted hackers for continual assessments of defense websites, hardware and physical systems.