To earn more money from bug bounty programs, become the best in the world at one thing and ignore the rest. Here’s why.
It’s very tempting to try to learn and apply everything there is to learn about different types of vulnerabilities. When you look at bug bounty writeups like those one hackerone.com, it is clear just how different are each of the reported vulnerabilities. When I first started looking into bug bounty programs, I thought I had to learn everything about everything in order to compete. That just isn’t true. In fact, it’s the opposite. If you want to do well with bug bounty programs, pick something you’re interested in and could spend thousands of hours looking at, and learn everything there is to know about it. Find your niche.[Read more…] about Bug Bounty Hunting Tips #5 — Aim to Become World-Class in Your Niche