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Crowdsourced vs. Traditional Pen Testing

A side-by-side comparison of key test features and when best to apply them based on the constraints within your budget and environment.

Crowdsourced security has recently moved into the mainstream, displacing traditional penetration-testing companies from what once was a lucrative niche space. While several companies have pioneered their own programs (Google, Yahoo, Mozilla, and Facebook), Bugcrowd and HackerOne now carve up the lion's share of what is a fast-growing market.

How does crowdsourced pen testing compare with traditional pen testing, and how does it differ in methodology? Does this disruptive approach actually make things better? Read on for a side-by-side comparison...