SINGAPORE – Media OutReach – 10 June 2021 – Southeast Asia’s main eCommerce platform Lazada pronounces the launch of a public bug bounty program with YesWeHack, after working a profitable 18 month-long non-public program. Since January 2020, Lazada has labored with over 100 moral hackers to floor vulnerabilities, and has awarded over US$150,000 in bounties to safety researchers as a part of a non-public bug bounty program.
Southeast Asia eCommerce platform Lazada launches public bug bounty program with YesWeHack (Copyright YesWeHack)
Kevin Gallerin, Managing Director APAC at YesWeHack (Copyright YesWeHack)
Lazada is now taking extra steps in offering transparency and safety to its clients, by transferring the areas beforehand examined within the non-public program to a public program. This enables cybersecurity researchers from all around the world to take part in this system and report vulnerabilities to the eCommerce platform.
Defending buyer knowledge is a high precedence
With the launch of this public Bug Bounty program, Lazada is making an announcement to the eCommerce business, and highlighting the precedence it locations on safety and transparency for its clients and companions.
“By launching this newest public bug bounty program, we’re sending a transparent message to everybody, that we worth the significance of information in our possession. We consider within the experience of the YesWeHack group and are excited to proceed to work with moral hackers in figuring out new assault strategies and countering them. That is about defending our knowledge, defending our workers and defending our clients in opposition to vulnerabilities,” says Franck Vervial, Head of Cyberdefence at Lazada.
Moreover, particular consideration can be paid to vulnerabilities that have an effect on private knowledge and have severity ranges of “excessive” or “important.” For submitted reviews on important vulnerabilities, Lazada can pay out as much as US$10,000 to safety researchers.
Extra data of the general public bounty program may be discovered right here.