Welcome to the international bug bounty awards webpage. We hand-out year an award to the best manufacturers.
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General Award Information
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Award Nomination of the Best Upcoming Bug Bounty Program of the Year!
Welcome to the international reward wall of the "Best Upcoming Bug Bounty Program of the Year". The best upcoming bug bounty program of the year is an award which will be nominated by 100 vulnerability-laboratory researchers and 101 public security researchers around the globe. The researchers need a minimum score of 3 bug bounties in any public reward system to vote. 3 judges (administration) of the vulnerability-laboratory will randomly choose the 100 voters in the laboratory and also pick out 101 public security researchers outside of the vulnerability-laboratory.
The reward nomination is available to all public verified bug bounty programs & commercial reward systems. The company that wins the competition gets a honorable and unique trophy awarded for the best upcoming bug bounty program of the year. The winner of the voting gets an "Award Series Cup" with special engraving.
Judges: Ebrahim Hegazy (MA), Alexander Fuchs (DE) & Ivan Montilla Miralles (VZ)
What is the Best Upcoming Bug Bounty Program of the Year?
"The best upcoming bug bounty program of the year" is a new international nomination through a voting to declare the best public upcoming bug bounty program of the year. The nomination and voting takes place during the year and next to the "12-31" every year is the public ceremony. The manufacturer or vendor that wins the competition will cooperate to implement the logo in the best upcoming bug bounty of the year website. A lucky screenshot/picture of the cup after arrival is at the bottom of the company logo.
The award is a neutral reference to the public industry and reflects the independent research of the privat industry. The award and nomination will be forwarded by neutral judges without commercial influence. The result will only become present after all 201 votes has been arrived. The winner company will be announced by the press, partners and connected portals.
Characteristics of the "Best Upcoming Bug Bounty Program of the Year"
The best bug bounty program of the year must have the following characteristics to win the independent sec competition.
- Startup in the bug bounty market business
- Trustworthiness and reliability in handling with reported security gaps
- Expression and expansion of the public security program service
- Announcement of program updates or policy upgrades
- Cooperative exchange (Researchers & Teams)
- Fast Response to the Research Community
- Good Coordination (Researchers & Teams)
- Reliability of the bug bounty payouts
- Transparency of the program
Bug Bounty Award Series - Crystal Glass Eclipse Cup:"Best Upcoming Bug Bounty Program of the Year 2014"
Award Winner: "Best Upcoming Bug Bounty Program of the Year 2014"
Akila Srinivasan Security Program Manager (Microsoft Corporation)
Jason Shirk Principal Security Manager (Microsoft Corporation)
Reference(s): www.vulnerability-db.com/2015/01/12/announcements 
Magazine Article(s): www.vulnerability-db.com/article-winners