Frequently Asked Questions
Does Facebook have a bug bounty program?
It certainly does! Facebook launched its bug bounty program in 2011 to reward security researchers for finding and reporting any potential vulnerabilities related to the service. This approach allows Facebook to proactively identify problems before malicious actors exploit them, ensuring the company’s services remain secure. For more information on Facebook’s Bug Bounty Program, please visit https://www.facebook.com/whitehat.
How much does Facebook pay for bug bounties?
The amount of payment awarded depends on the severity of the issue reported. Awards range from $500 up to $80,000, depending on the significance of the security vulnerability you identify. Bug bounty hunting is no small feat and can be very lucrative for those willing to do the hard work!