Open Bug Bounty pursues a steady growth in 2019 with over 212,148 fixed vulnerabilities

Hi Folks,

Some inspiring statistics [January โ€“ June 2019] of our community for your attention:

Submissions:

  • Notable reports for Apple, Amazon, Airbnb, Asus, BBC, MIT and 98 more from Alexa Top 1000
  • 92,598 new vulnerability reports amid which 47,812 are already fixed (51.6%)
  • Average time to fix is 53 days
  • Most rapid fix is 12 minutes

Researchers:

  • 931 new security researchers joined our community
  • 311 researchers were recommended by website owners

Bug Bounties:

  • 516 remunerated bug bounties started with 1022 websites in total

Most Untrivial Gifts to the Researchers:

We are now the most rapidly growing open community committed to responsible disclosure. We continue to remain free, open and transparent.

We really make web safer, letโ€™s continue this great journey!

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