Sony has introduced a brand new endeavor designed to assist make the PlayStation ecosystem a safer and better-running place. It now has a HackerOne PlayStation Bug Bounty program open to anybody savvy at recognizing inconsistencies and points with web sites and engineering. Depending on the problem, individuals may get bounties between $100 and $50,000. However, the upper beginning determine solely includes sure PlayStation Four important vulnerabilities.
There are two classes on this PlayStation Bug Bounty Program. One is for the PlayStation Network itself, whereas the opposite is for the PlayStation 4. The PlayStation Network’s bounties are the smaller of the 2, with low precedence ones getting $100, medium ones at $400, excessive ones at $1,000, and significant ones at $3,000. When it involves the PlayStation Four bounties, they begin at $500 for low degree points. The medium points may pay out $2,500. High ones are available at $10,000. Finally, a important vulnerability is the coveted $50,000 bounty, which is the beginning price.
Keep in thoughts the main target that solely viable choices in the mean time are the PlayStation Network itself and PlayStation 4. The PlayStation 5 just isn’t talked about and the PlayStation, PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Portable, and PlayStation Vita are famous as “out-of-scope.”
Editor’s Note: The picture above is a Bugsnax screenshot from the upcoming PlayStation 5. So whereas it’s a PlayStation bug, it isn’t a PlayStation Bug Bounty bug.