Why 2022 was a record-breaking year in bug bounty awards

1 · · Dec. 19, 2022, midnight
Each year, GitLab's Application Security team likes to recap the highlights from GitLab's bug bounty program. It's been a busy 2022 for security teams across the industry, and we have been fortunate to receive a huge number of excellent reports that help us keep GitLab and its customers secure. With the increase we made to our bug bounty award amounts in November 2021 and increased researcher engagement, we've broken a new record by awarding over $1 million USD in bounties during 2022! We wouldn...