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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. The company focuses on the financial services, automotive, retail, healthcare, and technology industries.

HQSan Francisco, CA, US
Employee Ratings3.9
Overall CultureB

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Employees (est.) (May 2022)1,918
Job Openings14
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
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Key People/Management at Bugcrowd

Ashish Gupta

Ashish Gupta

Chief Executive Officer and President
Casey Ellis

Casey Ellis

Chairman, Founder, and CTO
Mark O'Connor

Mark O'Connor

Chief Financial Officer
Nicholas McKenzie

Nicholas McKenzie

Chief Information and Security Officer
David Castignola

David Castignola

Chief Revenue Officer
Sammie Walker

Sammie Walker

Chief Marketing Officer
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Bugcrowd Office Locations

Bugcrowd has offices in San Francisco and Surry Hills
San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
921 Front St #100, San Francisco
Surry Hills, AU
Suite 202, Level 2/441-449 Elizabeth St
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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

2 years 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

1Password increases top bug bounty to a Bugcrowd record high $1M

Password management software provider 1Password today announced it has increased its top bug bounty reward to $1 million, the highest bounty in the history of the crowdsourced security platform Bugcrowd Inc.’s history. The new reward program is designed to build on a long history of successful bug …

Accidental exposure of sensitive data has been surging, Bugcrowd finds

Bugcrowd's latest vulnerability report found a big increase in cases of exposure of sensitive internal data, such as open Amazon S3 buckets.

Bugcrowd Kicks Off 2022 with the Appointment of Cecilia Parisi as Vice President of People and Places

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Bugcrowd, the leader in crowdsourced cybersecurity, today announced the appointment of Cecilia Parisi as Vice President of People and Places, ushering in a new year of continued talent expansion and business growth. Reporting to Bugcrowd CEO...

Qualitest Joins Forces with Bugcrowd to Bolster Cybersecurity Offerings for Its Global Customer Base

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Bugcrowd, the industry-leading crowdsourced cybersecurity platform, today announced a new strategic partnership with Qualitest, the world's largest independent managed services provider of quality engineering and AI-powered solutions, to...

CISA Selects Bugcrowd and EnDyna to Run Its Vulnerability Disclosure Policy Platform

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), a federal agency of the US government, has selected Bugcrowd to launch its first federal civilian enterprise-wide crowdsourced vulnerability disclosure policy (VDP) platform in support of Binding Operational Directive (BOD) 20-01.

Former NAB CSO McKenzie joins Bugcrowd as CISO

Crowdsourced security platform Bugcrowd has hired Nick McKenzie as its chief information and security officer and Sammie Walker as chief marketing officer.
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Bugcrowd Blogs

How to get Private Invites on the Bugcrowd Platform

Fastest way to Private Invites  Private invites are a great way to earn some serious rewards, up-skill yourself, and become an active participant in the hacker community. But you may ask yourself, “how do I get private invites?”  At Bugcrowd,… The post How to get Private Invites on the Bugcrowd Plat…

What is a Bugcrowd Joinable Program?

What is a Joinable Program? If a program is enabled as Joinable, you can self-join a private program if you meet the eligibility criteria for that program. You get informative program teasers and a succinct list of requirements necessary to… The post What is a Bugcrowd Joinable Program? appeared fir…

Introducing LevelUpX – Resources for the Community by the Community

Bugcrowd has been providing technical & educational resources to help hackers level up their skills from the moment we first turned on the lights. We premiered our LevelUp Conference back in 2016 as one of the first all-virtual security conferences,… The post Introducing LevelUpX – Resources for…

Researcher’s Guide to Bugcrowd Support

Your Guide to Bugcrowd Support We don’t normally say this, but you might want to save this article. Not only will we hammer home the best way to find support , but we’ll explain the what, when, how and how-nots… The post Researcher’s Guide to Bugcrowd Support appeared first on Bugcrowd.

Collaboration, respect, and trust: it’s what makes the crowdsourced security world go round

What makes crowdsourced security work? In a word: collaboration.  Collaboration is also the oil, fuel, and accelerant that makes much of the world around us function as well. Without collaboration there would be no moon landing, no Macintosh, nor countless… The post Collaboration, respect, and trust…

Fight the Fear of Shadow and Zombie APIs

One of Gartner’s 2022 security predictions is focused on the adoption and growth of APIs, which will require improvements in management and security. There were some interesting planning assumptions in this research note about the challenges organizations will increasingly face in… The post Fight th…
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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 O'Connor.

  • How many employees does Bugcrowd have?

    Bugcrowd has 1,918 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 and Surry Hills.

  • How many offices does Bugcrowd have?

    Bugcrowd has 2 offices.