Are there Legal Safe Harbors in Vulnerability Disclosure?
Amit Elazari, Doctoral Law Candidate, CLTC Grantee, UC Berkeley School of Law. Casey Ellis, Founder and CTO, Bugcrowd
While the crowdsourced security economy is growing across all industries, many still wonder if bug bounties and vulnerability disclosure programs put white hat hackers at legal risk rather than authorizing access and creating legal safe harbors. Who dictates the rules of the crowdsourced security economy? Who safeguards the legal interests of the individual hacker, the…