Hackers to Earn $32k With Bug Bounties

Largest bounty for one fix was paid by Block.one - $ 10,000 and the largest amount of issues found in one project is 6 at Omise
21 May 2019   366

Ethical hackers have earned $ 32,150 in the last seven weeks, reporting vulnerabilities in cryptocurrency and blockchain projects, The Next Web reports.

In the period from March 28 to May 16, the said amount was paid by 15 projects, in products of which a total of 30 bugs were discovered.

Omise is the project with the most vulnerabilities found by ethic hackers - six. The Augur prediction market and browser developer Brave unveiled information about three vulnerabilities each.

White Hackers Bug Bounties Per Company
Hackers' Bug Bounties Per Company

Also on the list with 1-2 vulnerabilities were projects and companies such as Chainlink, Monero, MyEtherWallet, Block.one and Coinbase.

While the bugs found in Omise products had a low threat level and were valued at $ 100 each, some projects had to pay more substantial amounts. So, Block.one paid $ 10,000 for one fix, and TRON awarded $ 3,100 hackers who discovered that the cryptocurrency network is vulnerable to DDoS attacks via smart contracts.

Kraken to List OmiseGO and PAX Gold

Trading will be available in OMG/USD, OMG/EUR, OMG/XBT, OMG/ETH, PAXG/USD, PAXG/EUR, PAXG/XBT, PAXG/ETH pairs shorlty after both acceptance
29 October 2019   329

The popular bitcoin exchange Kraken announced the listing of two new assets - OmiseGO (OMG) and PAX Gold (PAXG).

Acceptance of deposits for both assets starts on Tuesday, October 29, at 13:30 UTC. Trading pairs OMG / USD, OMG / EUR, OMG / XBT, OMG / ETH, PAXG / USD, PAXG / EUR, PAXG / XBT, PAXG / ETH will be launched shortly afterwards.

According to the exchange, support for OMG and PAXG will be implemented on the main Kraken platform, as well as on Kraken Pro and the OTC platform.

Futures and margin trading at this stage are not yet available.