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Bugcrowd is a company that develops a crowdsourced security platform. It connects businesses with researchers testing their applications. Bugcrowd enables companies to reduce risk and release secure products to the market.

HQSan Francisco, US
Employee Ratings3.4

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2020)1,345(+7%)
Job Openings6
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Bugcrowd

Ashish Gupta

Ashish Gupta

Casey Ellis

Casey Ellis

Chairman, Founder, and CTO
Mark Milani

Mark Milani

Global Head of Product and Engineering
Andy Burtis

Andy Burtis

Rick Beattie

Rick Beattie

VP of Global Sales
Mark O'Connor

Mark O'Connor

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Bugcrowd Office Locations

Bugcrowd has offices in San Francisco, Surry Hills and London
San Francisco, US (HQ)
921 Front St #100, San Francisco
Surry Hills, AU
Suite 202, Level 2/441-449 Elizabeth St
London, GB
91 Aldwych, Holborn
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Bugcrowd Financials and Metrics

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Bugcrowd total Funding

$78.7 m

Bugcrowd latest funding size

$30 m

Time since last funding

6 months ago

Bugcrowd investors

Bugcrowd's latest funding round in April 2020 was reported to be $30 m. In total, Bugcrowd has raised $78.7 m
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Bugcrowd News and Updates

NAB has launched a crowd-sourced bug bounty program with Bugcrowd

Big four bank NAB has launched the first bug bounty program for Australian banking in a partnership with crowd-sourced security company Bugcrowd. NAB will reward vetted security researchers who uncover previously undisclosed vulnerabilities in the bank’s tech environment. But to take part, you must …

Decrypted: Zoom’s security fallout, Crowdstrike’s new CTO, Bugcrowd raises $30M

Another week in quarantine. As the world adjusts to working from home under mandatory stay-at-home orders, hackers are keeping busy. Microsoft said this week that coronavirus-related attacks are on the rise but still make up just a fraction of the overall malicious activity. Cybersecurity companies …

Bugcrowd raises $30M in Series D to expand its bug bounty platform

Bug bounty and vulnerability disclosure platform Bugcrowd has raised $30 million in its Series D funding round. The San Francisco-headquartered company said the round brings the total amount raised to $80 million since the company was founded in 2011. This latest round was led by Rally Ventures, whi…

Crowdsourced cybersecurity platform startup Bugcrowd raises $30M

Crowdsourced cybersecurity platform startup Bugcrowd Inc. today announced it has raised $30 million in new funding to accelerate the expansion of its platform. The Series D round was led by Rally Ventures and included unnamed new and existing investors. Founded in 2012, BugCrowd connects companies …

Security startup Bugcrowd on crowdsourcing bug bounties: ‘Cybersecurity is a people problem’

For a cybersecurity company, Bugcrowd relies much more on people than it does on technology. For as long as humans are writing software, developers and programmers are going to make mistakes, said Casey Ellis, the company’s founder and chief technology officer in an interview TechCrunch from his San…

Bugcrowd Named To Fast Company's Annual List Of The World's Most Innovative Companies for 2019

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Bugcrowd, the #1 crowdsourced security company, announced that it has been named to Fast Company's prestigious list of the World's Most Innovative Companies (MIC) for 2019. The list honors the businesses making the most profound impact...
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Bugcrowd Blogs

Platform Update: 2FA Backup codes

An update to our Researcher 2FA? No way! Researchers can now generate backup codes for Two-Factor Authentication (2FA) on their Bugcrowd Accounts. Gone are the days researchers have to reach out to the support team for a reset!  2FA adds… The post Platform Update: 2FA Backup codes appeared first on …

Researcher Spotlight: Hx01

Earning $100k in a year can be a life-changing experience for anyone. We know that an accomplishment of that level takes hard work, dedication, and ambition. Last year, Hx01 challenged himself to earn $100k in just one year on the… The post Researcher Spotlight: Hx01 appeared first on Bugcrowd.

Mission Complete: LevelUp0x07!

We had such an amazing time hosting LevelUp0x07 on August 22nd and 23rd! This virtual event exists for the benefit of the community-at-large and would not be possible without the support and participation of you all. We had so much… The post Mission Complete: LevelUp0x07! appeared first on Bugcrowd.

Congratulations to our P1 Warriors in Q2!

It’s time to announce who made it into the next tier of our P1 Warrior Program for Q2!  Q2 was an amazing quarter! We saw a great number impressive submissions across our programs. Each one of these reports helps improve… The post Congratulations to our P1 Warriors in Q2! appeared first on Bugcrowd.

Congratulations to our MVPs for Q2!

Our researchers knocked it out of the park last quarter! We had more MVPs last quarter than any other quarter in the history of our platform. Not only did we see a number of stellar submissions from our longstanding crowd… The post Congratulations to our MVPs for Q2! appeared first on Bugcrowd.

Atlassian’s CISO tells the story of his journey from hacker to security executive

Cybersecurity researchers and ethical hackers work against bad actors for the good of society. But who are these security researchers? Ashish Gupta, CEO at Bugcrowd, spoke to Adrian Ludwig, CISO at Atlassian, to get the lowdown on his journey from… The post Atlassian’s CISO tells the story of his jo…
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Bugcrowd Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Bugcrowd founded?

    Bugcrowd was founded in 2012.

  • Who are Bugcrowd key executives?

    Bugcrowd's key executives are Ashish Gupta, Casey Ellis and Mark Milani.

  • How many employees does Bugcrowd have?

    Bugcrowd has 1,345 employees.

  • Who are Bugcrowd competitors?

    Competitors of Bugcrowd include Zscaler, Synack and HackerOne.

  • Where is Bugcrowd headquarters?

    Bugcrowd headquarters is located at 921 Front St #100, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are Bugcrowd offices?

    Bugcrowd has offices in San Francisco, Surry Hills and London.

  • How many offices does Bugcrowd have?

    Bugcrowd has 3 offices.